Philip Royston Oxley OBE 1936-2019: Obituary

Philip Oxley

Many people in Ventnor will have known Philip Oxley, but perhaps not been aware of his life-changing achievements prior the Isle of Arts Festival. Founding member of the festival, Chris Bonney, shares this obituary.

Wednesday, 16th October, 2019 6:53pm

By Christopher Bonney with one comment

£4.5m of cuts from Isle of Wight council budget and possible 4% council tax rise


Council Tax could go up by four per cent next year as the Isle of Wight council has to find cuts in their budget of £4.5m

Wednesday, 16th October, 2019 1:30pm

By Louise Hill, Local Democracy Reporter with 7 readers' comments

Local NHS Volunteer Service shortlisted for national Helpforce Champions Awards 2019

Student Volunteers at St. Mary's Hospital

The service has been selected for their work in supporting NHS services on the Island and the unique relationship they have grown with Island schools and the Isle of Wight College

Wednesday, 16th October, 2019 11:30am

By Isle of Wight NHS Trust with one comment

Councillor resigns from planning committee following decision on huge retail and leisure complex (updated)

artists impression of st georges park development

Following the vote, Cllr Jones-Evans resigned from the planning committee

Wednesday, 16th October, 2019 8:35am

By Louise Hill, Local Democracy Reporter with 7 readers' comments