The loss of income from closing their shops will hit Mountbatten hard, at a time when they already know general fundraising streams will be significantly affected
The Coronavirus pandemic hit the shores of the UK in February 2020.
The true number of people with the virus is expected to be much higher, but community-wide testing has not been carried out due to residents self-isolating.
Below are some articles relating to the Coronavirus (Covis-19/C19) outbreak.
If anyone in your household is self-isolating because of coronavirus, the council has just issued this new guidance on how best to deal with your rubbish to reduce it spreading and to protect waste collection staff.
Monday, 23rd March, 2020 11:58am
By IW Council Press Office with 3 readers' comments
Reduced timetable on Wightlink from today as they bring essential supplies, support NHS and emergency services
Changes to the timetables are in place as bringing essential supplies to the Island and supporting the NHS and emergency services become Wightlink's key priorities
Monday, 23rd March, 2020 11:53am
By Louise Lea with one comment
Isle of Wight business is offering to turn usual business machinery to produce equipment to protect NHS staff from Coronavirus. You can donate to help
Monday, 23rd March, 2020 9:36am
By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments
The Government are citing extra pressures on communities and services already at risk
Monday, 23rd March, 2020 8:12am
By Sally Perry with 5 readers' comments
If you want to help your neighbours who may not be able to get out during the Coronavirus outbreak, here's some helpful advice on setting up a neighbourhood help group
Sunday, 22nd March, 2020 8:34pm
By Anonymous with one comment
When viewing this amazing display of crafts and art please remember to keep your distance from one another
Saturday, 21st March, 2020 2:04pm
By Karl Love with 3 readers' comments
This reader asks what help will be given by the ‘super rich’ utility companies to the families who are already in dire straits
Saturday, 21st March, 2020 10:25am
By Tony Griffiths with 8 readers' comments