Business leaders from a range of industries on the Isle of Wight attended the first 'Your Future' event at the Isle of Wight Studio School last week to help inform and inspire students on possible future career paths.
Isle of Wight business – It’s not just tourism
The Isle of Wight is host to a wide variety of businesses and we love to celebrate their success. As well as farming and agriculture, tourism and manufacturing, the Isle of Wight is fast becoming home to new technologies and online businesses.
The Universal feature film, Victoria & Abdul, could prove to be a great boost for Isle of Wight tourism in the coming weeks and months. Watch this behind the scenes trailer.
Wednesday, 13th September, 2017 7:52am
By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments
Mainland councillors have expressed 'fury' at proposals for a Solent Tunnel and they say, the lack of consultation with them. Those responsible for the plans say councillors are "difficult to pin down" and blame Mainland council transport officers for not passing on details.
Tuesday, 5th September, 2017 2:05pm
By Sally Perry with 15 readers' comments
The CLA says that private landowners are fed up of clearing away other people’s rubbish and paying for the privilege and call for tougher penalties on flytippers.
Tuesday, 5th September, 2017 8:11am
By Helen Symes with one comment
Isle of Wight MP, Bob Seely, says that “for an Island like ours, with large tourism and agricultural sectors, this funding could make a big difference". OnTheWight has details about how to apply.
Thursday, 31st August, 2017 4:50pm
By The Office of Bob Seely with one comment
Newport Harbour will be all abuzz this Friday morning, as the new 'I Love Wight Newport Street Food Market' launches in partnership with the Isle of Wight council.
Wednesday, 30th August, 2017 11:28am
By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments
It's not the first time a large company arriving on the Island has referred to it as the Isle of White, so why the interest from national newspapers on this one? Here's a recap of past ones. Got any to add?
Tuesday, 22nd August, 2017 3:58pm
By Sally Perry with one comment