Car Park built without permission must be removed say Isle of Wight council

Car park

The council said the car park has resulted in an over provision of car parking and would likely to lead to increased use of the existing ‘substandard’ junction.

Friday, 9th August, 2019 2:31pm

By David Anderson, Local Democracy Reporter with 13 readers' comments

Isle of Wight Green candidates hoping to fill parish council seats

iw green party members canvassing with jenny hicks

Residents in Lake South can vote on Thursday 6th June, and in Newport West on Thursday 13th June. You do not need a Polling Card to vote.

Tuesday, 4th June, 2019 1:15pm

By Vix Lowthion with one comment

Isle of Wight police charge man with murder of pub landlord and parish councillor

Police cells

A man has been charged with the murder of pub landlord and former Isle of Wight councillor, Gerry White.

Thursday, 30th May, 2019 6:53am

By Hampshire Constabulary

Widow’s tribute and police launch appeal in Isle of Wight murder investigation

Gerard White

Police confirm details of the man who was found dead on Monday after being seriously assaulted and appeal for any witnesses to come forward.

Wednesday, 29th May, 2019 5:18pm

By Hampshire Constabulary

Tributes paid to former Isle of Wight councillor, ‘a relentless champion for the Lake community’ (updated)

Yellow Lily and Gerry White

Tributes to the late Parish Councillor come from the former leader of the Isle of Wight council who says Gerry was "a relentless champion for the Lake community".

Wednesday, 29th May, 2019 2:46pm

By Sally Perry

Man in 70s found dead in woodland is subject of police murder investigation

Police tape

Formal identification has not yet taken place for the man in his 70s found dead in woodland area on the Isle of Wight. One man has been arrested but police are keen to establish the exact circumstances of this man’s death

Monday, 27th May, 2019 9:57pm

By Hampshire Constabulary

Morrisons apply for retrospective permission for ‘garden centre’

morrisons sign

Morrisons in Lake have already built the 'garden centre' at their Lake store and are now applying for retrospective permission, but the local council recommend refusal

Tuesday, 21st May, 2019 10:48am

By Megan Baynes, Local Democracy Reporter with 5 readers' comments

Head to Sandown Space Port this weekend for an ‘out of this world’ time

sandown space weekend poster

This free event taking place on Saturday, Sunday and Monday features lots to see and do with the family.

Friday, 3rd May, 2019 4:38pm

By John Kenyon

Police appeal after Isle of Wight motorcyclist left with life-threatening injuries


Police are still carrying out enquiries to establish if any other vehicles were involved, or whether this was a single vehicle collision. Please get in touch if you know anything that could help.

Monday, 25th March, 2019 7:17am

By Hampshire Constabulary

Temporary Stop Notice to be served after unauthorised clearance of land

Unauthorised clearance of land behind Scotchell's Brook

It was recently discovered that hedges, flora and fauna had been totally cleared from an area near Scotchells Brook, Lake. It's been confirmed the clearance was unauthorised.

Friday, 22nd February, 2019 4:55pm

By Sally Perry with 5 readers' comments

‘Common sense prevails’ as plans for Aviation Museum approved

sandown airport hanger

Members of the planning committee were urged to let 'common sense prevail' over plans for an aviation museum at Sandown Airport.

Wednesday, 12th December, 2018 10:09am

By Megan Baynes, Local Democracy Reporter with 2 readers' comments

Teenage Cancer Trust Christmas fundraiser at Lake Aldi

merry christmas snowman decoration

There'll be Santa's Grotto, loads of Christmas craft activities for kids, bake sale, entertainment and a very special hot chocolate stall. All in aid of Teenage Cancer Trust.

Friday, 7th December, 2018 2:08pm

By Ekine Fernandez