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Isle of Wight travel
Our Travel section is the place to check for fast and accurate travel updates from all the ferry companies, bus, train and hovercraft operator. In this section, we’ll also let you know about road closures and diversions.
Lord Justice says Lymington River Ass/Wightlink appeal ‘should have been given the death a long time ago’
Lord Justice Sullivan said, “the claimant’s argument is wholly misconceived, it’s a boot straps argument in that the claimant is trying to pull himself up by his bootstraps."
Monday, 21st July, 2014 4:37pm
By Karen Woods with 6 readers' comments
Wightlink's Chief Operating Officer was interviewed by BBC Radio Solent's Julian Clegg this morning about Friday's deck collapse - the investigations; how the deck works; safety check; reassuring passengers and an apology. OnTheWight has the full transcript.
Monday, 21st July, 2014 8:53am
By Sally Perry with 15 readers' comments
OnTheWight speaks to a passenger who was onboard as the deck collapsed, who talks of an 'almighty bang' and photos reveal an apparently broken cable.
Sunday, 20th July, 2014 10:01pm
By Sally Perry with 6 readers' comments
Dramatic photo shows one side of the ferry car deck collapsed, loaded with cars.
Saturday, 19th July, 2014 12:21am
By Simon Perry with 56 readers' comments
Island Roads admit the surfacing work undertaken in Hyde Road should have maintained the original kerb height and will be remedying the error.
Friday, 18th July, 2014 9:32am
By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments
Although it is already a central tenet of the PFI, Island Roads have announced they've agreed to work even more closely with Southern Water.
Tuesday, 15th July, 2014 3:32pm
By Claire Robertson with 4 readers' comments