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.

First Island Post Office in a Pub

First Island Post Office in a Pub

Chris Wallis popped down to The Broadway Inn yesterday to see the opening of the first Island Post Office in a Pub.

Tuesday, 7th July, 2009 1:48pm

By Chris Wallis with one comment

Isle of Wight Sustainable Business Network: Why Wouldn’t You Sign Up?

Isle of Wight Sustainable Business Network: Why Wouldn’t You Sign Up?

Here's an offer that's hard to refuse - free sustainable guidance for Island businesses.

Thursday, 2nd July, 2009 2:47pm

By Simon Perry

Save Vestas Public Meeting This Friday

Save Vestas Public Meeting This Friday

More than 500 people will lose their jobs when Vestas closes it's factories next month. A mass public meeting has been organised for this Friday.

Monday, 29th June, 2009 10:36am

By Rachael Brooks with 6 readers' comments

Vintage Vacations Make The Nationals Again

Vintage Vacations Make The Nationals Again

Blimey these guys are creating such brilliant publicity for the Island.

Sunday, 28th June, 2009 12:25pm

By Sally Perry with 5 readers' comments

New Town Blog ‘ILoveRyde’ Launched

New Town Blog ‘ILoveRyde’ Launched

A new town blog has been launched to help put Ryde on the map.

Thursday, 25th June, 2009 10:05am

By Simon Perry with 8 readers' comments

DEFRA Minister Takes Fallen Stock Issue Seriously

DEFRA Minister Takes Fallen Stock Issue Seriously

DEFRA Minister to visit the Island to help resolve fallen stock issues.

Wednesday, 24th June, 2009 11:44am

By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments

Petrol/Diesel Prices: Update

Petrol/Diesel Prices: Update

Slight changes in South Wight of petrol and diesel prices.

Tuesday, 23rd June, 2009 2:07pm

By Rachael Brooks

Petrol/Diesel Prices: Update

Petrol/Diesel Prices: Update

Latest petrol prices in South Wight (non-supermarket only).

Tuesday, 16th June, 2009 2:56pm

By Rachael Brooks

Petrol/Diesel Prices: Update

Petrol/Diesel Prices: Update

The latest prices in South Wight for petrol/diesel.

Friday, 12th June, 2009 8:47am

By Rachael Brooks with one comment

Vestas: MP Andrew Turner Urges Action from Lord Mandelson

Vestas: MP Andrew Turner Urges Action from Lord Mandelson

MP Andrew Turner will be writing to Lord Mandelson urging him to travel to Denmark to help save Vestas

Monday, 8th June, 2009 3:56pm

By Rachael Brooks with 3 readers' comments

Petrol/Diesel Prices Update

Petrol/Diesel Prices Update

Petrol and Diesel prices are rising in the south again.

Monday, 8th June, 2009 1:36pm

By Rachael Brooks with 2 readers' comments

Cheetah Marine: Local Jobs For Local People?

Cheetah Marine: Local Jobs For Local People?

Have Cheetah Marine been practising what they've been preaching?

Wednesday, 3rd June, 2009 11:19pm

By Sally Perry with 24 readers' comments