Expert background on possible BAE / EADS merger

Watch the videoed views of experts of the potential, or otherwise, of BAE / EADS merger, that if carried out, might affect Island jobs.

Friday, 14th September, 2012 2:01pm

By Simon Perry

Andrew Turner claims over £50k in MP’s expenses


On The Wight provides the details of what was claimed and paid by the Island's MP

Friday, 14th September, 2012 11:55am

By Simon Perry with 19 readers' comments

CalmCall app makes Gem Barrett the Island’s first female iOS developer to sell through iTunes

Ten lucky On The Wight readers have a chance for a free download of this iPhone and iPod touch app that has been developed by Isle of Wight resident, Gem Barrett.

Friday, 14th September, 2012 7:23am

By Sally Perry with 7 readers' comments

Public meeting for bus and rail users this Saturday

Your chance to ask questions of representatives from Southern Vectis and the IW council

Thursday, 13th September, 2012 2:51pm

By Stuart George

Asphalt plant public meeting scheduled after consultation deadline

Public information meeting with Eurovia Roadstone to take place a week after the public consultation closes.

Thursday, 13th September, 2012 10:16am

By Sally Perry with 8 readers' comments

Council deny sell-off plans for Puckpool Park

Big sighs of relief all round in Ryde we expect, as the council confirm there are no plans to sell off Puckpool Park

Thursday, 13th September, 2012 9:57am

By Sally Perry with 7 readers' comments

Ed Vaizey extends ‘have your say’ deadline over libraries

Minister extends the deadline for public to have their say over library changes on the Isle of Wight

Thursday, 13th September, 2012 9:38am

By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments

Success for West Newport Children’s Centre

West Newport Children’s Centre is the latest Island centre to be praised by Ofsted inspectors. This in from the council, in their own words. Ed

Thursday, 13th September, 2012 9:32am

By IW Council Press Office

Hairy Bikers filming on the Isle of Wight today

Spotted last night eating out in Ventnor, look out for the Hairy Bikers as they film on the Island today.

Thursday, 13th September, 2012 8:56am

By Sally Perry

Update on Staplers burst water main

Expect more delays tomorrow morning due to the burst water main in Staplers, Newport.

Wednesday, 12th September, 2012 8:10pm

By Sally Perry with one comment

Police suggest you avoid Newport: Traffic at a standstill

Burst water main causing problems.

Wednesday, 12th September, 2012 5:45pm

By Simon Perry with one comment

Wightlink: All passengers to be forced to vacate their vehicles

W-Class ferry:

As of 1 October, people will not be able to stay in their cars on Wightlink ferries.

Wednesday, 12th September, 2012 5:12pm

By Simon Perry with 20 readers' comments