Pondwell renovation project completed by Island Roads

Junction Box barry and barry

This unique reminder of the Island's history - thought to have been used to boost the flagging voltage at the end of a long supply feed - has been lovingly restored by Island Roads.

Monday, 14th May, 2018 11:40am

By Gavin Foster

Island Roads to target busy roads in East Wight

Roadworks signs

Island Roads to carry out work they're contracted to do newsflash! Three busy stretches of road in the East Wight are shortly to be upgraded say Island Roads.

Tuesday, 22nd September, 2015 1:46pm

By Gavin Foster with 2 readers' comments

Have your say on plans to bring Harcourt Sands holiday park into the 21st century

Harcourt Sands - artists impression

Revised plans to demolish the derelict former holiday park and build 128 residential dwellings and a new 63 bedroom hotel are now open to the public for consultation. Have your say online.

Wednesday, 3rd June, 2015 8:32am

By Sally Perry with one comment

‘Good’ Ofsted rating for primary school


Ofsted inspectors found that as a result of outstanding teaching, children get off to an excellent start in the Reception class at this Isle of Wight school.

Monday, 8th December, 2014 11:39am

By Sally Perry with one comment

Planning development details for Harcourt Sands released

Harcourt Sands - Master plan 15 Sep 14

Islanders are being given the chance to have their say on the development plans for the derelict holiday camp that has been vacant since 2006.

Monday, 15th September, 2014 3:59pm

By Sally Perry with 4 readers' comments