Belgrave Road landslip

In January 2020, movement under Belgrave Road, Ventnor resulted in the partial collapse of the retaining wall.

The road was closed to traffic and pedestrians as Island Roads and Isle of Wight council investigated how to secure.

Below are articles relating to Belgrave Road.

Belgrave Road landslip: News OnTheWight shares the latest update

Belgrave Road landslip Feb 2020

It's been quite a while since we had an update from the Isle of Wight council on the status of the Belgrave Road landslip. Latest details within

Friday, 18th September, 2020 5:44pm

By Sally Perry with 4 readers' comments

Letter: Could retaining wall collapse be related to large number of trees being removed?

Belgrave road

This reader raises a theory that the large number of trees removed from a site in Ventnor could have had a knock-on effect on Belgrave Road

Monday, 9th March, 2020 1:12pm

By Anonymous with 4 readers' comments

Belgrave Road landslip: Latest photos of retaining wall collapse

Belgrave Road landslip Feb 2020

The retaining wall has further collapsed in the last week - the footpath now disappeared - with more of the wall sinking down below

Thursday, 27th February, 2020 11:33am

By IW Council Press Office with 3 readers' comments

Belgrave Road landslip: Pedestrian access not open, despite Isle of Wight council’s press release

belgrave road srp 24 jan 2020

Older residents, as well as those with limited mobility, have been caught out by the changes, due to a lack of signage

Tuesday, 4th February, 2020 6:59pm

By Sally Perry with 4 readers' comments

Belgrave Road landslip: Resident who chose to leave can return say Isle of Wight council

belgrave road netting in the mist

The resident who chose to leave their home when the landslip occurred can return say Isle of Wight council. Further details within

Friday, 31st January, 2020 10:55am

By IW Council Press Office with one comment

Belgrave Road Landslip: ‘Public safety our priority,’ says Isle of Wight council

Netting in place in belgrave road

The Isle of Wight council says that public safety remains their priority

Monday, 27th January, 2020 3:53pm

By Sally Perry with 4 readers' comments

Belgrave Road: Action to be taken over the weekend before bad weather arrives

belgrave road srp 24 jan 2020

The Isle of Wight council say they will be taking action over the weekend at the Belgrave Road landslip. Details within

Friday, 24th January, 2020 8:29pm

By IW Council Press Office with 8 readers' comments

Belgrave Road Landslip: No compulsory evacuations so far, say Isle of Wight council

Belgrave Road with utility vans

Contrary to what you may have heard there have been no compulsory evacuations. OnTheWight has confirmed this with Isle of Wight council today

Wednesday, 22nd January, 2020 5:58pm

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Belgrave Road landslip: One-way traffic revoked to allow access to properties (latest photos)

Belgrave Road on Tuesday 21st January

To allow residents on Belgrave Road to access their properties, the one way system has been revoked. See the latest photos from the site

Tuesday, 21st January, 2020 3:56pm

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Belgrave Road landslip: Island Roads monitoring around the clock

Belgrave Road on Tuesday morning

The public are reminded to respect the road closures in place and not put themselves at risk by entering the area. The council say it's neither safe nor practical for them to take any steps to intervene at this stage

Tuesday, 21st January, 2020 11:50am

By IW Council Press Office with 6 readers' comments

Belgrave Road landslip: Island Roads advise evacuation for at least one property (photos)

belgrave road landslide at night shot

Island Roads have reinforced the road closure with steel fencing and advised evacuation of at least one property

Sunday, 19th January, 2020 6:55pm

By Sally Perry with 4 readers' comments

Belgrave Road landslip: Council uncertain how it happened or how to safely fix it (new photos)

The council explain they are currently uncertain of what caused the retaining wall to fail - and indeed how they can safely get to it to fix it

Friday, 17th January, 2020 4:48pm

By IW Council Press Office with 11 readers' comments