Event for those concerned about future of NHS services on the Isle of Wight?

save the nhs

Regardless of the political affiliation, all are welcome to attend next week's screening of the documentary, Sell-Off: The Abolition of Your NHS, made by NHS professionals who have many decades of experience.

Saturday, 17th February, 2018 10:44am

By Colleen Brannon

Age UK Isle of Wight awarded international ISO quality standard

age uk iw advice

The charity chose to apply for the voluntary accreditation over four years ago, in order to underline their commitment to those who use their services on the Island, and their commitment on quality.

Friday, 16th February, 2018 5:01pm

By Vikki Lawrence

Police hunt for man with who touched teenage girl on the bottom

police officers on bike jojakeman

Police would also like to speak to anyone who may have been the victim of a similar incident in the area.

Friday, 16th February, 2018 3:26pm

By Hampshire Constabulary

Police enter fourth day of search for missing woman from Ryde, Joanna Orpin

Emergency call:

Police continue their search for missing Ryde woman, Joanna Orpin, after finding a pair of trainers confirmed to be hers. If you have seen Joanna please get in touch by calling 101.

Friday, 16th February, 2018 1:06pm

By Hampshire Constabulary

Outcome of ‘root and branch’ review of CAMRA

camra video

Following a root and branch review of CAMRA's purpose and objectives, members will come together this Saturday to discuss its future.

Friday, 16th February, 2018 11:32am

By Sally Perry with one comment

Solar-powered parking meters installed across the Isle of Wight

parking meter

Look out for the new energy-efficient solar-powered meters in locations across the Island bright enough for them to operate.

Friday, 16th February, 2018 9:22am

By Sally Perry with 4 readers' comments

Don’t fall for the iTunes scam say police


Police have have received a number of reports recently where victims have been persuaded to buy iTunes vouchers at shops and relay the serial numbers to the fraudsters.

Thursday, 15th February, 2018 4:13pm

By Hampshire Constabulary

Update on council’s new recycling and waste treatment park

forest park images 1

The Forest Road site is an important part of the council’s aim to divert 90 percent of waste away from landfill and recycle 55 percent of household waste by 2020.

Thursday, 15th February, 2018 4:04pm

By IW Council Press Office with 6 readers' comments

Councillors take part in Big Pancake Challenge to raise awareness of poverty

Pancake Day 2018 Michael Lilley and Wayne Whittle

Raising awareness and money for the Isle of Wight Foodbank, this year the founder of the Annual Big Pancake Day Challenge added a bit of spice by inviting his fellow councillor to take part.

Thursday, 15th February, 2018 3:18pm

By Michael Lilley with 7 readers' comments

Isle of Wight Primary School goes from Special Measures to Good

st thomas school

Ofsted had many great things to say about the staff, pupils and governors at this Isle of Wight Primary school, which through hard work and determination has gone from 'Special Measures' to 'Good' in three years.

Thursday, 15th February, 2018 3:05pm

By Sally Perry

£3.7m needed to save rare Julia Margaret Cameron photo album from leaving UK

Julia Margaret Cameron

If you happen to have a spare £3.7m down the back of the sofa, you could be the person who comes to the rescue to ensure these iconic and historically important photographs stay in the UK.

Thursday, 15th February, 2018 11:24am

By Sally Perry with 5 readers' comments

Help name the new donkey at Carisbrooke Castle

castle donkey

What do you think, is he a Jouster, Jeremy, Jonty, Jester or Juno? Carisbrooke Castle would welcome your help in naming their new donkey.

Thursday, 15th February, 2018 11:04am

By Sally Perry