Ventnor Botanic Garden

Previously under the control of the Isle of Wight council, in May 2012 an 125 year lease for the Ventnor Botanic Garden was signed between John Curtis for VBC CIC and the council.

Ventnor Botanic Garden: Lift Installers Ceased Trading? (Updated)

Ventnor Botanic Garden: Lift Installers Ceased Trading? (Updated)

VB tries to find out if the Ventnor Botanic Garden lift installer had ceased trading, as Cllr George Brown had said on the BBC news last week. We get more details from him on the background.

Friday, 15th October, 2010 3:35pm

By Sally Perry with 28 readers' comments

Ventnor Botanic Garden: Public Meeting Called

Ventnor Botanic Garden: Public Meeting Called

Public invited to express their views

Monday, 11th October, 2010 12:50pm

By Sally Perry with 18 readers' comments

Ventnor Botanic Garden: Decision Postponed Until December (Official)

Ventnor Botanic Garden: Decision Postponed Until December (Official)

Decision delayed until December

Monday, 11th October, 2010 10:52am

By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments

Ventnor Botanic Garden On BBC South Today Tonight

Ventnor Botanic Garden On BBC South Today Tonight

Tune in to find out what's said.

Friday, 8th October, 2010 5:21pm

By Simon Perry

Ventnor Botanic Garden: IW Council Highlights Their Failings In Their Own Report (UPDATED)

Ventnor Botanic Garden: IW Council Highlights Their Failings In Their Own Report (UPDATED)

Why was no action taken in the past ten years on unreliable lift?

Wednesday, 6th October, 2010 5:46pm

By Sally Perry with 21 readers' comments

Ventnor Botanic Garden: Give Your Feedback Before It’s Too Late

Ventnor Botanic Garden: Give Your Feedback Before It’s Too Late

Give your feedback about the future of the Botanic Garden

Thursday, 30th September, 2010 8:02am

By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments

Ventnor Botanic Garden: Will It Be Sold Off?

Ventnor Botanic Garden: Will It Be Sold Off?

How would you feel about it, if asked?

Friday, 13th August, 2010 12:28am

By Simon Perry with 24 readers' comments

Exotic Plants Stolen From Ventnor Botanic Gardens

Exotic Plants Stolen From Ventnor Botanic Gardens

Thieves make off with £2k worth of plants from the Botanics.

Wednesday, 13th May, 2009 12:09pm

By Rachael Brooks

Victorian Incinerator Unearthed at Ventnor Botanic Gardens

Victorian Incinerator Unearthed at Ventnor Botanic Gardens

Always with a camera to hand, VB forum member and chum of the blog, Good Fairy has done it again. Whilst out walking the dogs yesterday, as GF made her way through the Botanic Gardens,

Friday, 8th February, 2008 11:27am

By Sally Perry with 7 readers' comments