Firefighters say the lives of Islanders would be put at risk if the proposed £1.1m of cuts go ahead forcing the number of firefighters to be slashed and fire stations to close.
More of the building has collapsed today, ahead of plans to erect scaffolding and carry out remedial work. Police cleared the area for public safety.
Thursday, 20th July, 2017 1:03pm
By Sally Perry with one comment
Large sections of the front a house in Ventnor have fallen off. The fire service, concerned, cleared the Winter Gardens car park below.
Tuesday, 11th July, 2017 10:15pm
By Simon Perry with 2 readers' comments
Developing story: After readers got in touch with concerns about possible safety risks of public buildings on the Isle of Wight following the Grenfell Tower fire, OnTheWight posed questions to the relevant authorities. Here's what we've heard so far.
Monday, 26th June, 2017 2:10pm
By Sally Perry with 5 readers' comments
The Older Drivers’ Appraisal Scheme will provide an informal and confidential appraisal to help older drivers with their driving ability.
Tuesday, 9th May, 2017 3:56pm
By IW Council Press Office with 2 readers' comments