School children’s Go Orange planter is putting a smile on faces at local train station

Broadlea Primary School's planter at Lake Station

The planter was planned as part of a fundraising event on Go Orange Day, but given lockdown, the school decided to place it at the station to add some cheer

Monday, 18th May, 2020 8:36am

By Sally Perry

Plans under consultation for new dentist in Lake

the run down building where the new Lake dentist would be

There are plans to turn the run down building into a new dentist. Comments on the application can be made until 21st April

Monday, 30th March, 2020 3:16pm

By Louise Hill, Local Democracy Reporter

Sandown man charged with GBH with intent following bottle attack on young woman

youth handcuffed

The 21-year-old woman was left with significant injuries following the bottle attack by the man from Sandown

Sunday, 29th December, 2019 9:23pm

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Head to The Christmas Garden for hours of magical fun

The Christmas Garden

If you're looking for a wonderful way to spend a Sunday afternoon, head to The Christmas Garden in Sandown. There's a great deal on offer at this free family event

Wednesday, 4th December, 2019 12:15pm

By Sally Perry

Sudden change in plea in Lake ex-councillor murder trial

Yellow Lily and Gerry White

The Sandown man had previously pleaded guilty to manslaughter on the grounds of diminished responsibility - that all changed today

Tuesday, 12th November, 2019 3:35pm

By Hampshire Constabulary

Residents encouraged to join new Residents’ Association

merrie gardens - lake - google streetview

The new Residents' Association are trying to ensure that every resident on the Estate gets the opportunity to become a member

Tuesday, 5th November, 2019 11:29am

By John Hague

Brading residents launch petition to save surgery

Waiting room

A petition has been launched by Brading Residents’ Association, calling on the CCG to provide a surgery and pharmacy in Brading

Thursday, 24th October, 2019 7:57am

By Louise Hill, Local Democracy Reporter

Concerns over plans by same group responsible for unauthorised clearance of hedges and flora at Scotchells Brook

The bridleway and flora

Residents have until Friday to have their say on plans by the developer who has an enforcement notice against them for clearing hedges, flora and fauna near Scotchells Brook, Lake without authorisation

Tuesday, 15th October, 2019 8:45am

By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments

NHS plea to patients in Brading and Lake: ‘Please bear with us’

Waiting room

From April 2020, alternative GP provision will need to be found for 4,500 patients in Brading as GPs hand in their notice.

Thursday, 3rd October, 2019 6:00pm

By Mark Wingham with 7 readers' comments

Sandown man admits killing former Isle of Wight councillor

southampton crown court - streetview

The former councillor's body was found in May this year, at the community gardens he was involved with.

Friday, 13th September, 2019 2:26pm

By Sally Perry

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