Plans for local (micro) pub for local people

Chillerton pub

The applicant believe there's "a genuine gap in the facilities provided by Chillerton for this type of establishment", and plan to open a micro-pub.

Thursday, 28th March, 2019 8:10am

By Megan Baynes, Local Democracy Reporter

Isle of Wight primary school retains their ‘Good’ rating from Ofsted

pencils in basket

The inspection found this Isle of Wight primary school still responsible for 'Good' provision.

Monday, 16th April, 2018 8:42am

By Sally Perry

Talks between villages and bus company break down

Southern Vectis Bus

Town and parish councils were left dismayed after talks with Southern Vectis about reinstating the hourly summer timetable on the number six route break down.

Friday, 10th February, 2017 6:55am

By Jon Young with 6 readers' comments

Rural bus service first in decades to operate without IWC funding say Southern Vectis

Southern Vectis Bus

Southern Vectis say this is the first time in decades that a bus service for the rural communities they serve has been operated without local authority funding and that the current timetable for route 6 is run entirely on a commercial basis.

Thursday, 2nd February, 2017 6:19pm

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

New Ramblers’ gates installed thanks to local council and residents

chillerton gate opening

The residents of the Chillerton and Gatcombe celebrated the installation of not one, but four Ramblers' gates with a walk across Chillerton Down.

Monday, 3rd October, 2016 7:53am

By Maxine Yule

Fantastic turnout for the Scarecrow Festival (HD photo gallery)

Where's wally scarecrow

Around 100 scarecrows adorned the roads of Chillerton and Gatcombe during half term, drawing Islanders and visitors to the villages once again.

Wednesday, 3rd June, 2015 11:10am

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Chillerton Village Petition Calls for 20mph speed limit around School

Chillerton and Gatcombe 20mph petition

Nearly 300 residents and parents in the village of Chillerton have signed a petition calling for a 20mph limit around Chillerton and Rookley School, in the village.

Wednesday, 7th January, 2015 11:59am

By Maxine Yule

Southern Water meet MP and residents in Chillerton water row

Southern Water meet MP and residents in Chillerton water row

Southern Water admit they have acted inconsistently in the past and have apologised in Chillerton free water row

Thursday, 16th August, 2012 9:38am

By Andrew Turner's Office with 14 readers' comments