Swift work by the fire crews from Freshwater and Newport meant the grass fire was quickly brought under control.
News from the West
If you’re interested in news from around the West of the Island, this is the place to find it. If you’ve got a story lead, or have news from your part of the Island that you’d like us to share with our readers, get in touch.
All are welcome to the Exhibition Preview on Friday 17th July to meet Julian and Steve as well as some of the subject of the exhibition (including yours truly). If you can't make it along, the exhibition runs until 4th October 2015.
Friday, 10th July, 2015 10:13am
By Rachel Flynn with one comment
Friends of Freshwater Library urge their library goers to take part in the upcoming consultation on council plans to reduce staff to one and rely on the community to keep the library running.
Thursday, 2nd July, 2015 9:06am
By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments
Isle of Wight band Plastic Mermaids push to boat out for their latest music video ... quite literally.
Tuesday, 30th June, 2015 8:46am
By Sally Perry with one comment
Residents campaigning for Totland Sea Wall to be reopened have been informed that work could start as early as next week to repair the damage from the Totland Landslide.
Friday, 26th June, 2015 9:12am
By Sally Perry with 4 readers' comments