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The Isle of Wight looks AMAZING in this brand new luxury car YouTube video

Auto Trader review video testing new McLaren GT against the new Bentley Continental GT

Take a look at this just-released video - Two staggering luxury GT cars, driving around the Isle of Wight, making it look absolutely and utterly beautiful - The cars don’t look bad either :) They must like it here, they called it the “sunny, exotic Isle of Wight”!

Friday, 31st January, 2020 7:20pm

By Simon Perry with 3 readers' comments

New President for IW Chamber of Commerce

john allen sworn in as chamber president

The new President says that whatever happens with Brexit, the business environment will change, and the Chamber will to be there to help members adapt to the new circumstances

Thursday, 31st October, 2019 10:37am

By Sally Perry

Consultation approved: Town could see pavement widened and free parking moved from High Street

Road works road closed signs

To coincide with a major resurfacing programme the town council are exploring changes to the pavements and parking on the High Street and have agreed to carry out a consultation prior to making any decisions

Friday, 11th October, 2019 4:48pm

By Sally Perry with 18 readers' comments

Explore the heritage of Ventnor Winter Gardens

Davy Jones (aka David Bowie) and others outside the Winter Gardens

The iconic Art Deco building is opening its doors on the afternoons of Saturday and Sunday 21st and 22nd September with guided tours rounds the bits you don’t normally see.

Wednesday, 18th September, 2019 8:17am

By John Allen

Ventnor’s Flower Fairy at it again, this time with positive noises from BT

Outside the BT building before and after weeds cleared

It sounds as though BT are going to embrace the champion volunteering efforts of Lesley Brown - aka the Ventnor Flower Fairy - as she sets to work outside the BT building.

Tuesday, 25th June, 2019 6:37pm

By Sally Perry with 5 readers' comments

D-Day 75 Off Ventnor (Photos, audio and 360 shots)

D-Day 75 - William playing the evening colours

A moving service was held on Ventnor seafront to commemorate the 75th anniversary of D-Day, when 300 veterans on board the MV Boudicca travelling from Portsmouth to Normandy, stop off the Ventnor coast to exchange signals. Listen to the audio and look at the 360 photos.

Saturday, 15th June, 2019 12:36pm

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Weed-infested flower beds replaced with 300 plants, grown by hand with zero budget, by one champion volunteer

Lesley Browns plants at the Winter Gardens

Lesley Brown asked to take over the weed-infested raised beds outside the Winter Gardens 12 months ago and has totally transformed them with zero budget and a lot of hard work.

Tuesday, 11th June, 2019 10:53am

By Sally Perry with 10 readers' comments

Another Ventnorville event hailed a success, despite the wet and windy weather

skating rink ventnorville

Ventnor town was buzzing with activity over the weekend as Ventnorville returned for its fifth year - this time including a fabulous skating rink in the Winter Gardens and a Bay-ke Off competition.

Monday, 3rd December, 2018 5:33pm

By Sally Perry

Head to Ventnorville for skating, baking, Christmas shopping, The Grinch and more

ice skating

Unpack your ice skates and head to Ventnor this weekend as skating returns to the Isle of Wight. There'll be a festive market, lantern parade, carol singing, arts and crafts market, dog fancy dress, Santa Dash on the beach plus, of course, Santa’s Grotto and visits by The Grinch.

Friday, 30th November, 2018 6:26pm

By Sally Perry with one comment

Island Roads join Christmas Toy Appeal

IWR Toy Appeal

Island Roads have become an official partner in the annual appeal and delivered the boxes to numerous locations.

Monday, 26th November, 2018 12:43pm

By Gavin Foster

Isle of Wight council planning to shed responsibility for two Island harbours

ventnor harbour

The council papers justifying it say the approach of the private sector investors/developers interested in acquiring the harbours, "is to be welcomed".

Monday, 26th November, 2018 12:01pm

By Sally Perry with 17 readers' comments

Isle of Wight Christmas Toy Appeal returns for eighth year

IW Radio Toy Appeal 18

Returning for its eighth year, the Isle of Wight Christmas Toy Appeal returns to help bring some unexpected joy into the lives of less fortunate children, including young carers, children in hospital, looked-after children, sick youngsters, bereaved children or those challenged by poverty and housing problem

Friday, 23rd November, 2018 1:00pm

By Jamie White