Our thoughts are with the family and friends of the 21 year old motorcyclist who died following a collision on the Military Road today. The driver of the Jeep has been arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving.
Isle of Wight News
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Follow our live updates from the public meeting to discuss the East Cowes Regeneration plans.
Friday, 2nd October, 2015 6:49pm
By Sally Perry with 9 readers' comments
Being a member of a paedophile ring was admitted by the 36 year old man from East Cowes when drunk and abusive to police one night.
Friday, 2nd October, 2015 5:18pm
By Sally Perry with 8 readers' comments
'Forget Benefits Street' screams the Daily Mail headline, going on to imply that the Isle of Wight is worse, as "residents pocket half a BILLION of state handouts every year." OnTheWight unpicks the alarmist headline, laying out the facts.
Friday, 2nd October, 2015 1:21pm
By Sally Perry with 48 readers' comments
A new growth fund for young and start-up Armed Forces Businesses catering for service leavers, veterans, families, spouses, reservists and cadets has been announced.
Thursday, 1st October, 2015 3:51pm
By Richard Jones with one comment
Historic Ventnor Park has been recognised with a top award for the second time in a month.
Thursday, 1st October, 2015 3:39pm
By IW Council Press Office with one comment
Residents say evidence submitted in support of a Pharmacy in Brading, has been ignored by the NHS England.
Thursday, 1st October, 2015 11:41am
By Sue Birch with 6 readers' comments
A detailed report has revealed that 'almost all' of the 1,081 prisoners are sex offenders. Claimed victimisation and assault levels are 'unusually high'.
Thursday, 1st October, 2015 11:02am
By Sally Perry with 10 readers' comments
Vital deep water access must be protected for Island businesses in East Cowes says the Isle of Wight MP, Andrew Turner.
Wednesday, 30th September, 2015 4:58pm
By Andrew Turner's Office with 3 readers' comments