Police Parkhurst Forest search: Mystery revealed

Following the discovery of suspicious items in Parkhurst Forest on Friday 24 August, police are now able to confirm the nature of the items found.

Thursday, 6th September, 2012 5:22pm

By Hampshire Constabulary

Bestival traffic: Some parking restrictions lifted

Parking Meters by beach

The latest in from the Isle of Wight council, in their own words.

Thursday, 6th September, 2012 3:00pm

By IW Council Press Office

I Love Island Milk: Campaigners out and about on Saturday

Organisers of ‘I love Isle of Wight Milk’ will be out and about this weekend

Thursday, 6th September, 2012 1:44pm

By Andrew Turner's Office with 11 readers' comments

Tesco, Ventnor: Update on development

Work appeared to have stopped at Ventnor Tesco several months ago, we find out why.

Thursday, 6th September, 2012 1:08pm

By Sally Perry with 4 readers' comments

Vehicle fire on Fairlee Road causing delays

Watch out for traffic delays as fire service deal with vehicle fire in Newport

Thursday, 6th September, 2012 10:44am

By Sally Perry

Spending a bit more than a penny on toilets

As reported back in August, the Isle of Wight council propose spending £500,000 on public toilet refurbishment.

Thursday, 6th September, 2012 9:59am

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Bestival travel: Congestion reported on Downs Road (updated)

Travel update in from the Isle of Wight council.

Thursday, 6th September, 2012 8:22am

By Sally Perry

Missing girl found safe in Southampton

Thanks to all the readers who shared the appeal.

Thursday, 6th September, 2012 8:11am

By Sally Perry

Cabinet vote on council tax benefit changes next week

Monopoly houses

Cabinet members will vote next week on changes to Council Tax benefits, as predicted by On The Wight last month.

Wednesday, 5th September, 2012 3:01pm

By Sally Perry with one comment

Tesco denies new store in Newport

If you've heard the rumour about a new Tesco Express in Newport/Carisbrooke ignore it. Tesco say they have no current plans there.

Wednesday, 5th September, 2012 12:39pm

By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments

Drink-drive arrests drop by 19 per cent in region

The three month anti-drink driving campaign comes to an end and results show a drop in arrests.

Wednesday, 5th September, 2012 9:53am

By Hampshire Constabulary with 3 readers' comments

Broken down fishing vessel aided by lifeboat

Sandown and Shnaklin Lifeboat

Mark Birch from Sandown & Shanklin Independent lifeboat shares details of call-out yesterday morning.

Wednesday, 5th September, 2012 7:56am

By Mark Birch