Isle of Wight RSPCA touched by support, but more needed

Eli at the RSPCA

Those at the local branch of RSPCA have been touched by the generosity of Islanders during Covid-19, but say more money is needed to continue providing services

Thursday, 17th September, 2020 11:15am

By Anna Price

Ducklings rescued from Calbourne drain now released back into the wild

Ducks ready for release

Thanks to the quick thinking actions of the member of the public who spotted the ducks and Island Roads for assisting in their rescue, these ducklings have been given a second chance at life

Thursday, 10th September, 2020 5:01pm

By Anna Price

Olympic aspirations for talented Isle of Wight sailor

Arthur Farley sailing

Arthur says it's hard being away from his family, but knows this is a brilliant opportunity to improve his skills, helping him to one day become an Olympic sailor

Wednesday, 24th June, 2020 3:27pm

By Anna Price

Work to improve safety, while retaining character of footbridge approved

Gully Road Bridge

Work is required at Gully Road Footbridge because the parapet walls were assessed as not providing enough protection to prevent people falling several metres to the ground below

Friday, 12th June, 2020 9:15am

By Anna Price with 3 readers' comments

Back garden mini-ramp the perfect solution for talented young skateboarder in lockdown

Martha and home ramp

Martha Eggleton's dad decided to build a mini-ramp in their back garden so she could continue training as a skateboarder for Wight Trash

Thursday, 11th June, 2020 3:32pm

By Anna Price

Isle of Wight groups given more time to apply for IW Foundation funding

cowes sailability cheque nov 2019

Grants of up to £16,000 are being offered for Isle of Wight projects that help tackle social isolation, build better communities or help people into employment

Thursday, 14th May, 2020 9:50am

By Anna Price

New anti-skid, high-friction surfacing to be introduced at Isle of Wight locations

Coppins bridge

Work on the busiest locations will be done at night and while traffic lights will be used at some locations

Thursday, 7th May, 2020 10:38am

By Anna Price with one comment