Why not pop along and see what a successful volunteer-run community library looks like on Easter Saturday?
Bembridge Men in Sheds has been awarded nearly £9,000 towards long-term accommodation in Steyne Park, Bembridge.
Wednesday, 27th March, 2019 9:48am
By John Sparrow with 2 readers' comments
Isle of Wight's Wyatt & Jack are responsible for the Inflatable Amnesty movement, which is spanning the globe and now boasts their biggest single haul, the 5.5 tonnes of life-size inflatable Stone Henge, created by world-renowned artist, Jeremy Deller.
Sending emails or letters hasn't resulted in the outcome Isle of Wight artist, Penelope hoped for, so she has taken a more creative approach to grabbing the attention of Harbour owners.
Monday, 11th March, 2019 4:46pm
By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments
The results are in and according to Visit Isle of Wight the Island's shortlisted entries in the Countryfile Magazine competition by a massive margin.
Thursday, 7th March, 2019 3:35pm
By Simon Clark with 2 readers' comments
Members of the planning committee debated and voted on plans for the multi-million pound redevelopment of Priory Bay Hotel. The decision came as a surprise to some.
Tuesday, 5th March, 2019 7:10pm
By Megan Baynes, Local Democracy Reporter with 3 readers' comments
The Isle of Wight resident who launched the petition that has now attracted over 4,000 signatures opposing the development in the woods at Priory Bay says the tree houses visible from the sea and beach will not provide ‘punctuations of interest’ but rather destroy the character of East Wight’s best-loved beach.
Monday, 4th March, 2019 1:54pm
By Charity Garnett with one comment
Those signing the petition say they are not against the re-development of the Priory Bay Hotel, simply the 'over-development' and fear work in the woods will have a detrimental impact on wildlife and the stability of the landscape.
Friday, 1st March, 2019 8:07am
By Sally Perry with 9 readers' comments