Two months after emergency meeting, Niton’s road signs still not changed (Updated)

Niton signage

At a meeting two months ago, Niton and Whitwell councillors understood they had the agreement of Island Roads on changing road signs that they feel are causing lost business. Now they're asking, "Where are they?"

Tuesday, 26th August, 2014 1:12pm

By Simon Perry with 2 readers' comments

MP poses series of questions over Undercliff Drive to council MD

Undercliff Drive landslip

Following the meeting with residents of Undercliff Drive, the Isle of Wight MP, Andrew Turner, has sent a series of questions to the Isle of Wight Council.

Friday, 22nd August, 2014 10:52am

By Andrew Turner's Office with 133 readers' comments

Residents shared views on Undercliff Drive at consultation meeting in their droves

New Undercliff hoardings - 9 June 2014

Over 100 residents and businesses shared their views and concerns about the situation at Undercliff Drive and how it's affecting them. All comments will be collated and presented to the council, MP and Island Roads.

Thursday, 21st August, 2014 8:46am

By Sally Perry with 16 readers' comments

Have your say about the ‘Jewel in the Island’s Crown’

August 2014 Undercliff Drive :

Residents and businesses around the Island affected by the road closure on Undercliff Drive are being urged to attend an open meeting on Wednesday this week to share their concerns.

Monday, 18th August, 2014 4:35pm

By Sally Perry with 4 readers' comments

Island Roads’ parent company investigating serious allegations in ‘Undercliff dossier’


Eurovia's senior legal team is now scrutinising the dossier of serious allegations made by an Undercliff resident, who received the brush-off from Isle of Wight council and Island Roads.

Tuesday, 5th August, 2014 5:22pm

By Sally Perry with 21 readers' comments

MP to question Isle of Wight Council after meeting with Undercliff Drive residents

Undercliff residents and businesses meet Andrew Turner - 29 July 2014

Residents, still homeless after five months, are desperate for either the council or Island Roads to actually become accountable, the MP heard yesterday.

Wednesday, 30th July, 2014 4:03pm

By Sally Perry with 25 readers' comments

Any solution to reopen road between Ventnor and Niton ‘has now been discounted’ says council officer

New Undercliff hoardings - 9 June 2014

The idea of Niton and Ventnor becoming 'dead ends' will be a worrying prospect for businesses and communities.

Friday, 18th July, 2014 10:45am

By Sally Perry with 18 readers' comments

Undercliff Drive residents say council Executive meeting was ‘a joke’ and ‘waste of time’

Army evacuating Undercliff homes by Isle of Wight council - 16 Feb 2014

Residents are keen for a speedy solution to their current situation, but told OnTheWight they felt the meeting was a 'waste of time' and 'not worthwhile being there'.

Tuesday, 15th July, 2014 3:56pm

By Sally Perry with 16 readers' comments

Free Undercliff Drive residents from their ‘living hell’ says town councillor

Undercliff Drive

Stewart Blackmore, suggests that Isle of Wight council officers would rather the issue of Undercliff Drive was 'kicked into the long grass', but calls on the Executive to act now and help residents.

Monday, 14th July, 2014 2:13pm

By Stewart Blackmore with 11 readers' comments

Just discovered: Two houses in the Undercliff have been condemned (not just one)

Undercliff Drive May 2014

Surely the Isle of Wight council know how many houses have been declared so unsafe they can't be inhabited. Why are they saying it's only one?

Monday, 7th July, 2014 5:18pm

By Sally Perry

Dossier containing serious allegations about Undercliff Drive work passed to IWC Head of scrutiny

Undercliff Drive

If proven correct, a detailed dossier of events leading up to the Undercliff Drive landslip raises questions about assertions that last winter’s weather was the sole cause of the problems.

Thursday, 3rd July, 2014 5:56pm

By Sally Perry with 7 readers' comments

Options for Undercliff Drive to be considered next month

Undercliff Drive

Executive members be asked to consider the six options being put forward to tackle the nine properties landlocked by the landslip.

Friday, 27th June, 2014 3:19pm

By IW Council Press Office with one comment