Islanders who travel to the mainland via Southsea could see changes to the landscape once full funding is achieved for the coastal flood defences
Ryde, Isle of Wight
Ryde is known as ‘the Gateway to the Isle of Wight’ due to its Victorian pier where the Wightlink passenger ferry arrives. Hovertravel’s Hover also has a terminal here.
The shopping in Ryde is well-renowned with lots of independent shops.
Ryde has very large, shallow beaches and parks to match, making it a popular destination during the summer.
It’s also the largest conurbation on the Isle of Wight.
Below are the article OnTheWight have published about it:
One member of the Vectis Boating and Fishing Club said he saw nine boats collide with sandbanks around the harbour entrance on one day in December
Thursday, 27th February, 2020 9:52am
By Louise Hill, Local Democracy Reporter with 4 readers' comments
Residents say bin bags that were thrown out of the way so the bins could be emptied by the crew had split and needed to be cleared up by someone else
Tuesday, 25th February, 2020 5:46pm
By Louise Hill, Local Democracy Reporter with 7 readers' comments
The first 100 to register will receive £10 for their time. You'll be able to voice their concerns and opinions on community safety in Ryde at the World Cafe
Friday, 21st February, 2020 2:53pm
By Karen Lucioni with one comment
The Royalty Selection Night takes place on Saturday 22nd February. Young people over the age of eight years old and living in the PO33 area are encouraged to pop along and take part
Wednesday, 19th February, 2020 5:00pm
By Sally Perry with 5 readers' comments
Wightlink claimed that passengers would prefer the hourly service than travel on a charter boat, but commuters are being left behind as the one boat can't cope
Tuesday, 11th February, 2020 8:58am
By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments