Letter: Passing the buck is unacceptable say residents living in limbo

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

Undercliff residents says Island Roads may be required to answer questions about the situation, but it is the Council who must facilitate the process and to simply pass the buck is unacceptable.

Wednesday, 10th September, 2014 3:33pm

By Tim Wright with 9 readers' comments

Executive make decision on Undercliff Drive funding

New Undercliff hoardings - 9 June 2014

Residents waited with baited breath at last night's Executive meeting to hear whether Members would approve funding that would allow them to get back into their homes.

Wednesday, 10th September, 2014 10:23am

By Sally Perry with 5 readers' comments

‘Nothing to do with us guv’ response from council over Undercliff Drive questions

August 2014 Undercliff Drive :

Getting straight answers out of the council continues to be a problem, as they resist to explicitly answer two very simple questions.

Monday, 8th September, 2014 3:23pm

By Sally Perry with 34 readers' comments

More footage of the rare Bee-Eater birds on the Wight

Bee-eater :

If you haven't had a chance to see the Bee-Eaters in person, these videos from the National Trust come in very useful.

Friday, 5th September, 2014 11:43am

By Sally Perry with one comment

Executive to discuss Undercliff Drive

As mentioned several times already through OnTheWight, the council will be deciding on how to tackle the landlocked homes on Undercliff Drive next Tuesday.

Friday, 5th September, 2014 8:18am

By IW Council Press Office with one comment

Primary school making ‘reasonable progress’ to move out of Special Measures says Ofsted

Niton Primary School

This is the third Section 8 report from Ofsted since the primary school went into Special Measures last year.

Wednesday, 3rd September, 2014 8:42am

By Sally Perry

Why has the Council been blocking answers to Undercliff questions?

Exposed roadworks on Undercliff Drive February 2014

Many Islanders (and members of the press) are wondering why the council are taking so long to answer simple questions about events at Undercliff Drive.

Tuesday, 2nd September, 2014 11:21am

By Sally Perry with 11 readers' comments

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 5 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 135 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 27 readers' comments