Council to boost ‘green tourism’ with government grant

A whopping £3.95m to be spent on boosting green tourism on the Isle of Wight

Wednesday, 24th October, 2012 10:33am

By IW Council Press Office with 10 readers' comments

Ferry services affected by Great South Run this Sunday

St Helen

Look out for timetable changes on Sunday due to the Great South Run

Wednesday, 24th October, 2012 9:41am

By Kerry Jackson

Sailing: Extreme conditions for Extreme 40s

Gusty conditions led to challenging races for Islander Leigh McMillan

Wednesday, 24th October, 2012 9:29am

By Suzanne and Alan Whitewood

Yarmouth Bridge out of action for river users

Yar Bridge

Damage caused by contractors to the power cables means the bridge unable to be lifted at the moment

Wednesday, 24th October, 2012 9:24am

By IW Council Press Office

David Pugh’s anti-asphalt plant scaremongering claim challenged

David Pugh

On The Wight reader challenges Cllr Pugh to substantiate his concerns against anti-asphalt plant campaigners.

Tuesday, 23rd October, 2012 6:02pm

By Sally Perry with 57 readers' comments

Medina House School no longer ‘inadequate’ says Ofsted

The overall rating suggests improvements, but the school is now judged as 'good' in some areas.

Tuesday, 23rd October, 2012 5:05pm

By IW Council Press Office

Have you seen Sam Perkis? Missing since Sunday morning (updated)

Missing since Sunday morning, Sam's family are concerned for his welfare.

Tuesday, 23rd October, 2012 12:58pm

By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments

Motorist threw curry at bus driver in Ryde

Curry was thrown through the bus driver’s window covering her and the moving vehicle’s controls in sauce. Did you see anything?

Tuesday, 23rd October, 2012 12:46pm

By Hampshire Constabulary with 3 readers' comments

Cliff death woman dedicated her life to the welfare of others


Touching tribute issued by the family of the Dorset woman who was found at the bottom of the cliff last week.

Tuesday, 23rd October, 2012 12:13pm

By Sally Perry

Jeremy Hunt orders review of closure of two Children’s Heart Surgery Units

Jeremy Hunt has ordered a review of the closure of two children's heart surgery units. It's not clear whether the outcome of the review would affect Southampton yet.

Tuesday, 23rd October, 2012 11:53am

By Sally Perry with one comment

NewsBiscuit features the Isle of Wight again

The Isle of Wight features once again on satirical news website, NewsBiscuit.

Tuesday, 23rd October, 2012 9:52am

By Sally Perry with 4 readers' comments

Police & Crime Commissioner Elections: The candidates

Find out more about the candidates standing in the forthcoming elections for a new Police & Crime Commissioner.

Monday, 22nd October, 2012 4:12pm

By Sally Perry with 28 readers' comments