Locals furious after pallet Christmas trees removed from village: ‘Island Roads didn’t remove them’ says spokesperson (updated)

Christmas trees made from pallets

Locals are furious after the pallet Christmas Trees were removed from around the village due to someone from the village "complaining that they are a health and safety risk"

Friday, 4th December, 2020 6:50pm

By Sally Perry with 6 readers' comments

Christmas comes to Nettlestone and Seaview – with a different look

Christmas trees made from pallets

Men in Sheds have created a forest of wooden pallet trees this year for Christmas in Nettlestone and Seaview. Check them out in December

Friday, 27th November, 2020 11:14am

By Vilma Barraclough

All welcome to take part in Quiz night for Nettlestone and Seaview (Men’s) Shed

Lit up question mark

All are welcome to take part and help raise funds for the Nettlestone and Seaview (Men’s) Shed

Friday, 6th March, 2020 4:20pm

By Sally Perry with one comment

Application goes back to planning committee after Cllr voted ‘for’ despite saying she’d vote ‘against’

planning keyboard

As well as the apparent error made by Cllr Churchman, the monitoring officer was unhappy with how the process was carried out and wants councillors to consider it again

Thursday, 28th November, 2019 2:06pm

By Louise Hill, Local Democracy Reporter with 5 readers' comments

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