Isle of Wight businesses closed due to lockdown reminded to claim grants

fifty pound notes close up

In addition to the rolling £3,000 monthly grants, all businesses forced to close can claim a one-off grant of up to £9,000. Details within

Monday, 25th January, 2021 11:30am

By The Office of Bob Seely

Infection survey shows Covid-19 rising fastest amongst primary age pupils

coronavirus cases age chart showing high transmission in young people

The National Education Union say the "Government cannot continue to ignore this report" and "must act to stop the role of schools in the transmission of Coronavirus"

Monday, 25th January, 2021 9:15am

By Sally Perry with one comment

Isle of Wight chippies donate 400 items to Foodbank

MB Carpentry Foodbank donations - in the donation boxes and receipt

With some time in between jobs, the team at MB Carpentry headed off to the supermarket to buy and donate 400 items to Isle of Wight Foodbank

Monday, 25th January, 2021 8:51am

By Sally Perry with one comment

Three-year-old Eden to ride 100 miles in 100 days for charity

Eden on horseback

This three-year-old from Sandown, Isle of Wight takes on challenge to ride 100 miles in 100 days for charity

Monday, 25th January, 2021 8:26am

By Sally Perry