Local GP, David Isaac, is supporting the national ‘Be Clear on Cancer’ campaign which is currently highlighting the need for people to be aware of the signs and symptoms of the relatively unknown but increasingly common cancers of the gullet (oesophagus) and stomach.
Isle of Wight News
For up-to-date news from across the Island, we report on the issues that affect you. We always welcome story leads from our readers. If you’ve got a story lead, or have news to share with our readers, get in touch.
Wightfibre is the Island’s very own fibre optic network providing phones and high speed broadband to businesses throughout the
Isle of Wight. It is the only telecom service on the Island that does not use BT lines. Why pay more?
Their data centre and support staff are in Cowes so any questions can be quickly resolved, with local, Island knowledge. Call 01983 30 00 00 to speak directly to one of their business advisors.
Our thoughts go out to all those working at the zoo who will be devastated by the loss of Diamond.
Saturday, 24th January, 2015 10:40am
By Sally Perry with one comment
If Andrew Turner were to stand down as Conservative candidate, might it be possible the Isle of Wight gains someone like double Olympic gold medallist James Cracknell as the prospective Conservative Party candidate instead.
Friday, 23rd January, 2015 6:24pm
By Sally Perry with 24 readers' comments
Wondering who might be in the wings should Andrew Turner be de-selected today or stand down as Conservative candidate in the General Election? OnTheWight has a list of possibles.
Friday, 23rd January, 2015 5:00pm
By Sally Perry with 13 readers' comments
Academies Enterprise Trust (AET), the proprietor of Ryde and Sandown Bay Academies, has set up an panel to advise it on this important school leadership recruitment process.
Friday, 23rd January, 2015 10:22am
By Mike Barnett with one comment
The Transport Secretary praises all those involved in the rescue and salvage operation of the stricken cargo ship, Hoegh Osaka.
Friday, 23rd January, 2015 8:33am
By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments
OnTheWight has been chatting to the Head of Political Odds at Ladbrokes about the election in May - Not only did he call it 'one of the most interesting contests in the country' but he's given us the low down on the odds. Have they got it right?
Thursday, 22nd January, 2015 7:39pm
By Sally Perry with 30 readers' comments