Iain MacKinnon, Secretary to the Maritime Skills Alliance, shares his views on the issue of seaside towns and the wider maritime economy, focusing especially on the Isle of Wight.
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 MP said that companies like GKN Aerospace help the Isle of Wight raise its profile on the international stage.
Wednesday, 4th September, 2019 8:20am
By The Office of Bob Seely with 2 readers' comments
Many congratulations to the Isle of Wight's Goodleaf Tree Climbing who have been selected as one of this year’s ‘Small Biz 100’ and will be in the national spotlight in October.
Friday, 30th August, 2019 4:40pm
By Abigail Fox with one comment
The small, but growing business based in Ryde on the Isle of Wight appears today on the BBC's main UK news site.
Wednesday, 28th August, 2019 2:43pm
By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments