Campaigners say Eurovia continues to belittle genuine concerns of Islanders

Asphalt and greenery:

Eurovia's planning application has attracted a significant level of opposition with over 1,000 objections to date.

Thursday, 6th June, 2013 9:59am

By Judy Ferris with 5 readers' comments

First IW Council Cabinet meeting more ‘friendly, constructive and helpful’

Happy Faces:

Although all votes were won without dissent, this observer to the first Cabinet meeting of the new council found it to be far more open, friendly and helpful than those under the previous administration.

Thursday, 6th June, 2013 9:34am

By Anonymous with 8 readers' comments

Alan Wells and Keith Simmonds resign from Cowes Pathfinder Trust

Cowes Enterprise College

Chair of the Governing Body confirm that Alan Wells and Keith Simmonds have resigned as directors of Cowes Pathfinder Trust.

Wednesday, 5th June, 2013 6:18pm

By Sally Perry with 8 readers' comments

Bestival tickets stolen after thieves smashed through wall

Bestival tickets stolen after thieves smashed through wall

If you've bought or been offered Bestival tickets in the last week, check the number below to ensure they were not stolen.

Wednesday, 5th June, 2013 4:09pm

By Hampshire Constabulary with 2 readers' comments

Special Measures for another Isle of Wight school (updated)

Special Measures for another Isle of Wight school (updated)

Newport Primary joins other Isle of Wight schools placed in Special Measures

Wednesday, 5th June, 2013 2:57pm

By Sally Perry with 5 readers' comments

MP says Eurovia boss thinks ‘Islanders will be fooled’

Andrew Turner MP

MP responds to the six page letter from Eurovia's managing director.

Wednesday, 5th June, 2013 2:15pm

By Sally Perry with 16 readers' comments

Business Association give their Love Ventnor Website a ‘lovely’ make-over

Love Ventnor Website:

We love the Ventnor Business Association's new Website, Love Ventnor.

Wednesday, 5th June, 2013 1:41pm

By Sally Perry with 5 readers' comments

Did you win £5,000 Lifeboat Lotto jackpot?

Did you win £5,000 Lifeboat Lotto jackpot?

This week's numbers revealed. Join the Independent Lifeboat Lotto for your chance to win up to £5,000. It costs less than a tenner a month.

Wednesday, 5th June, 2013 1:05pm

By Sally Perry

Darren Beevers confirmed as new Hambrough head chef

Darren Beevers confirmed as new Hambrough head chef

Hambrough Group confirm OnTheWight's report of two weeks ago that Darren Beevers will join them as head chef.

Wednesday, 5th June, 2013 12:57pm

By The Hambrough Group with one comment

Funeral directors provide financial boost to IW Foodbank

Hannah from Foodbank:

IW Foodbank will receive a generous slice of £20,000 being pledged to help Islanders over the next four years by Island family firms.

Wednesday, 5th June, 2013 12:02pm

By Geoff Leather Newport H. V. Taylor Ryde

Your chance to ask questions about Isle of Wight Festival traffic arrangements

Question Mark:

Your chance to ask questions of Solo, Island Roads, Hampshire Police and council officers about infrastructure changes during Isle of Wight Festival.

Wednesday, 5th June, 2013 9:40am

By IW Council Press Office with 4 readers' comments

Isle of Wight Festival: Jon Bon Jovi vs Richie Sambora

Bon Jovi and Richie Sambora:

Richie says "Jon needs to keep quiet" and Jon says the door is always open, but will Richie Sambora appear at Isle of Wight Festival next week?

Wednesday, 5th June, 2013 9:22am

By Suzanne and Alan Whitewood with 5 readers' comments