Island Roads

Island Roads is now responsible for Isle of Wight roads until 2037 after the Conservative administration awarded them the contract under a PFI scheme.

OnTheWight’s found out how much Island Roads are being paid monthly. We think you’ll be shocked

Fan of 20 pound notes

We've got an answer to the question that so many people ask - "How much are Island Roads being paid?" Make sure you're sitting down and don't have a mouth full of tea when you read this.

Wednesday, 7th May, 2014 7:24pm

By Simon Perry with 37 readers' comments

Road re-opening in Shanklin delayed (updated)

Shanklin temporary traffic lights Mar 2014

The Island's first conversion of traffic lights to 'the new type' is due to complete this afternoon, after six weeks work.

Wednesday, 9th April, 2014 4:07pm

By Simon Perry

Bouldnor Road closure: 999 ambulances will need to unlock two padlocks out-of-hours

Lots of locks by Eoghan OLionnain

The NHS have clarified ambulance cover for Yarmouth. All details they provided are in the article.

Thursday, 13th February, 2014 6:14pm

By Simon Perry with 3 readers' comments

Isle Of Wight Highways PFI Preferred Bidder Company Named

Isle Of Wight Highways PFI Preferred Bidder Company Named

The companies that the council has chosen as its preferred bidder to carry out the 25-year contract on Island roads has been named.

Tuesday, 29th May, 2012 7:17pm

By IW Council Press Office with 111 readers' comments