Natasha Lambert to cross the English Channel using ‘sip and puff’ system

Natasha Lambert:

A truly inspirational teenager from the Island who is severely disabled through Athetoid Cerebral Palsy, will attempt to sail from France to England at the beginning of next month. Please show your support if you can.

Monday, 10th June, 2013 3:17pm

By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments

Sail on iconic Gipsy Moth IV and raise funds for school

Gipsy Moth:

Your chance to sail on Gipsy Moth IV and help raise funds for Christ the King College.

Monday, 10th June, 2013 2:57pm

By Chris Whitehouse with one comment

Have your say on Yarmouth Safe Neighbourhoods Team relocation

Yarmouth police station:

Police to engage with the community about Yarmouth SNT relocation at meeting on 19th June.

Monday, 10th June, 2013 2:51pm

By Hampshire Constabulary

Island Conservatives say they will support local schools moving forward

Island Conservatives say they will support local schools moving forward

Conservative Councillors will be doing all that they can to support local schools moving forward, says Cllr Whitehouse.

Monday, 10th June, 2013 1:46pm

By Sally Perry with 49 readers' comments

Three candidates for David Pugh’s Shanklin TC vacancy

Three candidates for David Pugh’s Shanklin TC vacancy

Elections for the town council vacancy takes place on 4th July.

Monday, 10th June, 2013 12:37pm

By Sally Perry with 10 readers' comments

Over £2k raised on Breathe Easy’s Coastal Challenge

Breathe Easy team:

The 72 mile coastal challenge resulted in over £2,000 being raised for local charity Breathe Easy.

Monday, 10th June, 2013 12:09pm

By Ann Procter

New Gatten and Lake Primary school ready ahead of school year

Gatten and Lake Primary:

Take the video tour of the new building that is ready well ahead of the new school year.

Monday, 10th June, 2013 10:25am

By IW Council Press Office with 7 readers' comments

Islanders learn about dairy farming at Open Farm Sunday

Briddlesford Farm:

Around 80 Islanders booked onto the tours of Briddlesford Lodge Farm yesterday to discover the ins and outs of dairy farming.

Monday, 10th June, 2013 8:18am

By Suzanne and Alan Whitewood

Isle of Wight Festival tickets selling for less than half price

screengrab of IW Festival half price on Vagogo

The cut-price deal was organised by one of the Festival's official ticket partners, with less than a week until the event.

Friday, 7th June, 2013 6:07pm

By Simon Perry with 39 readers' comments

Cllr Richard Priest welcomes 5-day Ofsted inspection at IW council

Richard Priest:

New councillor says the council assistance to Island schools is 'vitally important', noting 'there are clearly strengths to build on as well as weaknesses to address'.

Friday, 7th June, 2013 5:32pm

By Simon Perry with 35 readers' comments

Goodbye Stereo in Huffington Post top five emerging icons

"Tip-offs are the name of the game" says Kat Jackman as she tips Goodbye Stereo as Emerging Icons.

Friday, 7th June, 2013 3:13pm

By Sally Perry

Heavy rain, high pollen count and a risk of wildfires, yes on the Isle of Wight

Wildfire:

Apparently the Island is within the risk areas for heavy rain, high pollen count and wildfires!

Friday, 7th June, 2013 2:13pm

By Sally Perry with 9 readers' comments