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.

Navigate Solutions LLP Acquire Island Telecom

Navigate Solutions LLP Acquire Island Telecom

Two Island's High Tech Companies Join Together.

Thursday, 20th November, 2008 8:03pm

By Sally Perry

Green Your Business Seminar: Tomorrow

Green Your Business Seminar: Tomorrow

It’s not too late to take part in the Greening IOW Businesses seminar tomorrow. Word has it that there are a small number of places left on this free seminar taking place at the Yelfs

Thursday, 20th November, 2008 11:11am

By Sally Perry

Petrol/Diesel Prices: Update

Petrol/Diesel Prices: Update

Cheapest non-supermarket stations within 5 miles of “PO38” for Diesel Station : Sandford Garage Address : Godshill, Sandford, Ventnor, PO38 3AL Brand : Unbranded Price : 110.9p Updated :

Friday, 14th November, 2008 7:22am

By Rachael Brooks

Leslie’s Garage In Ventnor To Close

Sad to hear that Leslie’s Kia garage in Ventnor is to close on 28 November, 2008. Happily Brian and Neil, who currently work there, will be relocating to Sommerton Garage in Cowes. They tell us

Tuesday, 11th November, 2008 4:42pm

By Simon Perry with one comment

Petrol/Diesel Prices: Update

Petrol/Diesel Prices: Update

Cheapest non-supermarket stations within 5 miles of “PO38” for Diesel Station : Sandford Garage Address : Godshill, Sandford, Ventnor, PO38 3AL Brand : Unbranded Price : 110.9p Updated : 09-11-2008 Station

Monday, 10th November, 2008 4:38pm

By Rachael Brooks with one comment

Keep Warm With Woodfuel

Keep Warm With Woodfuel

Many thanks to Rowan Adams from Island 2000 for sending through details of this event happening at the end of the month, that should be of interest to many of our readers. Ed Cold November

Monday, 3rd November, 2008 5:12pm

By Rowan Adams with one comment

Petrol/Diesel Prices: Update

Petrol/Diesel Prices: Update

Cheapest non-supermarket stations within 5 miles of “PO38” for Diesel Station : Sandford Garage Address : Godshill, Sandford, Ventnor, PO38 3AL Brand : Unbranded Price : 113.9p Updated :

Tuesday, 28th October, 2008 8:38am

By Rachael Brooks

Petrol/Diesel Prices: Update

Petrol/Diesel Prices: Update

The prices are changing on a daily basis now, hopefully it won’t be long before non-supermarket stations are below the £1 per litre mark. Cheapest non-supermarket stations within 5 miles of “PO38” for Diesel Station

Friday, 24th October, 2008 8:09am

By Rachael Brooks

Roadworks on Alpine Road

Roadworks on Alpine Road

There seem to be so many roadworks going on at the moment, so to help you plan your route here’s details of some upcoming works that may cause delays. Ventnorians be aware that from 4pm

Thursday, 23rd October, 2008 2:39pm

By Rachael Brooks

The Isle of Wight County Press Take A Free Ride

The Isle of Wight County Press Take A Free Ride

We’ve received quite a few complimentary comments that VentnorBlog has forced the County Press to up it’s online game *blush*. We see that the CP has now followed our lead on using photos from photo

Thursday, 23rd October, 2008 12:21pm

By Simon Perry with 5 readers' comments

U R Here: Public Artwork Unveiling: Nathan Holt (podcast)

U R Here: Public Artwork Unveiling: Nathan Holt (podcast)

This morning the sun was shining and the skies were blue in Sandown Bay. It was the official unveiling for the Island’s newest public artwork, U R Here, designed and created by Ventnor artist

Wednesday, 22nd October, 2008 4:47pm

By Sally Perry

Ventnor Business Association: Jumble Sale and Raffle

Ventnor Business Association: Jumble Sale and Raffle

In order to raise funds for the Christmas Shopping Fun Day mentioned yesterday, the Ventnor Business Association are holding a Jumble Sale and Raffle. It takes place at the Baptist Church on Pier Street, between

Tuesday, 21st October, 2008 12:07pm

By Dave Yates