Council to meet Business Minister over Assisted Area Status

Michael Fallon:

The Island is to take its case for more economic aid straight to the heart of Government.

Thursday, 27th June, 2013 12:45pm

By IW Council Press Office with 3 readers' comments

Historic vessel Gipsy Moth IV to visit Cowes as part of summer programme

Gipsy Moth IV

Gipsy Moth IV will be available for private charters, public viewing, and for use free of charge by local organisations supporting young people.

Thursday, 27th June, 2013 10:45am

By Mayar Raouf

Foreign coins stolen during burglary


Isle of Wight Police would like to hear from anyone offered the following coins which were stolen from a property in Sandown last Saturday.

Thursday, 27th June, 2013 10:38am

By Hampshire Constabulary

Scrutiny Committee to consider ‘Root and Branch Review’

Magnifying glass:

The Overview and Scrutiny Committee will be considering proposals for the Root and Branch Review of all council services.

Thursday, 27th June, 2013 9:35am

By Sally Perry with one comment

Further Council cuts inevitable following Government Spending Review

An Axe:

The council are anticipating a funding gap of £24,000,000 over the next three financial years.

Thursday, 27th June, 2013 8:54am

By Sally Perry with 10 readers' comments

Ventnor Fringe Festival: Support the festival by becoming a member for £20 per annum

The courtyard:

Help the Ventnor Fringe Team build a Box Office, Record Store and new type of social space in Ventnor.

Wednesday, 26th June, 2013 8:00pm

By Jack Whitewood

70+ cyclists took part in 10th anniversary of Cowes to Sandown cycle track


Cyclists of all abilities supported the CycleWight event celebrating the 10th anniversary of the opening of the Cowes to Sandown track.

Wednesday, 26th June, 2013 3:31pm

By Tim Thorne

Totland sea wall: Closed for the foreseeable future

Sign showing footpath closed due to Totland landslip

The Secretary of State for Transport approves request for the closure to remain in place until July 2015.

Wednesday, 26th June, 2013 3:21pm

By IW Council Press Office with 9 readers' comments

New board members for Healthwatch Isle of Wight

Chris Orchin:

Details of two new board members as well as info about the ‘Bringing it Together’ drop-in event on 4th July.

Wednesday, 26th June, 2013 2:44pm

By Gretel Ingham with one comment

Police appeal after vandals cause damage to vehicles in Newport

jcb logo:

Police are appealing for witnesses after vandals caused £4,200 of damage to two contracting vehicles left on site at Christ The King College in Newport.

Wednesday, 26th June, 2013 2:33pm

By Hampshire Constabulary

Vectis Roads Cycling Club donate former kit to Team Rwanda

Rwandan cyclists:

Cyclists in Team Rwanda are now sporting Vectis Roads Cycling Club kit.

Wednesday, 26th June, 2013 2:18pm

By Sally Perry

Druid drops into Bembridge Library to read poems


Fundraising afternoon was a great success

Wednesday, 26th June, 2013 1:18pm

By Richard Beet with one comment