All welcome at Open Day of Brading Men in Sheds


The coordinator for this initiative says, "Brading is an ideal venue for a Men’s Shed as it has a strong sense of community and good transportation links to local towns".

Thursday, 21st September, 2017 6:31pm

By Ben Rust

Brading sailing cadets fundraise on Red Funnel for Bart’s Bash

Brading yacht club

Tidal conditions meant cadets from Brading Haven Yacht Club couldn't take part in last weekend’s worldwide ‘Bart’s Bash’ sailing event so they took to the Red Funnel ferry to help to spread the message about the Andrew Simpson Foundation and raise funds at the same time.

Wednesday, 20th September, 2017 3:40pm

By Polly Stredder

Early start of Brading High Street roadworks a ‘shambles’ says resident

Road ahead closed

The closure, 24 hours earlier than expected by residents and business, created "mayhem" one driver told OnTheWight.

Friday, 8th September, 2017 4:15pm

By Sally Perry with 5 readers' comments

20 year old Isle of Wight man loses his life in road traffic collision


Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal collision on the Isle of Wight last night, which tragically took the life of a 20 year old man.

Monday, 4th September, 2017 9:50am

By Hampshire Constabulary

Overnight roadworks for busy Brading road

roadworks send help

Brading High Street is to be improved in an overnight resurfacing scheme next month between New Road and Coach Lane.

Tuesday, 22nd August, 2017 8:39am

By Gavin Foster

Join in the Life of Brian ‘Beardfest’ charity event

beard stoning

Stacey Kettner will be holding a Life of Brian ‘Beardfest’ event on 14th July at Brading Roman Villa to raise money for the British Heart Foundation. Get your tickets (and beards) now.

Tuesday, 4th July, 2017 1:56pm

By Feature Writer with one comment

Residents invited to find out more about rescued youth club

Teenagers pumps:

Residents are invited next week to have a look around the Brading Youth Centre and meet the team to find out what's planned in the coming months.

Friday, 10th March, 2017 8:29am

By Sue Birch

Appeal to find missing foster dog from Croatia

missing foster dog

Have you seen this missing foster dog? She escaped at 2am this morning and was last seen running towards The Mall in Brading. She's apparently very frightened of humans.

Monday, 30th January, 2017 9:29am

By Sally Perry with 7 readers' comments

Toogood couple banned for life from keeping dogs

RSPCA Toogood Minnie (blurred)

Their two dogs had undergone such long-term neglect that RSPCA inspectors could not make out their facial features. The Toogoods were sentenced this week.

Friday, 18th November, 2016 4:06pm

By Sally Perry with 17 readers' comments

End of the quagmire as volunteers work together on Bembridge footpaths

Hurrah for the volunteers from the IW Ramblers, Bembridge Green Town, Bembridge Parish Lengthsmen and a skilled team of contractors who have relaid and widened the path through the former quagmire.

Friday, 11th November, 2016 10:50am

By Peter Fellows

Motorcyclist dies from serious injuries after collision in Brading


There has been a huge outpouring of condolences on social media for this much-loved Islander who sadly passed away this morning, following a road traffic incident in Brading on Wednesday evening.

Thursday, 8th September, 2016 11:27am

By Sally Perry

Change of Gov Ministers brings hope for Island Line trains

island line tilt shift

The group campaigning to keep Island Line within the wider franchise is urging the new rail minister, Paul Maynard, to ensure the Isle of Wight is treated equitably.

Tuesday, 19th July, 2016 4:08pm

By Chris Quirk