CalmCall app makes Gem Barrett the Island’s first female iOS developer to sell through iTunes

Ten lucky On The Wight readers have a chance for a free download of this iPhone and iPod touch app that has been developed by Isle of Wight resident, Gem Barrett.

Friday, 14th September, 2012 7:23am

By Sally Perry with 7 readers' comments

Island MP Sets Up New Industry Group

Island MP Sets Up New Industry Group

New business forum for high end engineering and electronics companies on the Island set up by MP, Andrew Turner

Thursday, 12th July, 2012 3:29pm

By Andrew Turner's Office with 2 readers' comments

Entire Council Support Effort To Secure ‘Assisted Area Status’ For Isle of Wight

Entire Council Support Effort To Secure ‘Assisted Area Status’ For Isle of Wight

Every Councillor agrees to try to secure financial help through gaining 'Assisted Area Status' for the Island.

Tuesday, 26th June, 2012 2:57pm

By Stephanie Mullins with 30 readers' comments

Raspberry Pi: Start Of An Earning Revolution For The Island?

Raspberry Pi: Start Of An Earning Revolution For The Island?

The launch of Raspberry Pi today has the potential to make a major impact on the Island's future.

Wednesday, 29th February, 2012 11:29am

By Simon Perry with 23 readers' comments

Register Now To Send Your Tax Return On Time

Register Now To Send Your Tax Return On Time

A timely reminder about personal tax returns in from HM Revenue & Customs. In their own words. Ed HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) is reminding first-time Self Assessment filers that they need to register for

Tuesday, 17th January, 2012 3:29pm

By Lisa Billard

Primrose Deli, Newport: A Fantastic Festive Find

Primrose Deli, Newport: A Fantastic Festive Find

There's loads of things for sale there to tempt you

Thursday, 15th December, 2011 11:32am

By Simon Perry with 5 readers' comments

Free Health & Safety Events For Construction Workers

Free Health & Safety Events For Construction Workers

Following Dean Marden's tragic death in March, free half day events on health and safety for those working in the construction industry on the Island are being offered later this month. Share this if you know of people who might benefit.

Wednesday, 6th July, 2011 2:34pm

By Rachael Brooks

MP Criticises Solent LEP For Excluding Small Businesses

MP Criticises Solent LEP For Excluding Small Businesses

MP says Small Businesses should be included in Solent LEP

Thursday, 16th June, 2011 5:25pm

By Simon Perry with 13 readers' comments