Southampton's Royal Pier development – which was due to sit on the current site of the Red Funnel ferry terminal - has been scrapped. Details within.
Isle of Wight business – It’s not just tourism
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As well as having two catamarans built here on the Isle of Wight, the ferry company also awarded a £10 million contract to a Birkenhead company to build its new state-of-the-art freight-only ferry.
Thursday, 22nd August, 2019 11:42am
By Lisa Norman with 8 readers' comments
It's described as a vertigo-inducing climb and has made the top ten of best open-top rides in the UK.
Thursday, 22nd August, 2019 9:49am
By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments
The Isle of Wight's Garlic Farm has found increased demand for its range of over 60 garlic food and drinks products across Europe.
Sunday, 18th August, 2019 10:30pm
By The Office of Department for International Trade with 5 readers' comments
Three Isle of Wight experiences have been named amongst the UK’s best by the leading media travel company, Lonely Planet.
Wednesday, 14th August, 2019 3:00pm
By Simon Clark with one comment
Aidan Gant, who recently opened Django's Vegan Tapas and Jazz Bar with his partner, Poppy Dee, on the site of the former Lavender Farm, features as Chef of the Month in Vegan Living.
Tuesday, 13th August, 2019 11:55am
By Sally Perry with one comment