Driver in St Helens collision dies

Everlasting flower

The man was pulled from the vehicle by fire crews but sadly died on arrival at the hospital.

Tuesday, 5th June, 2018 11:19am

By Sally Perry

Monday night collision results in road closure and big diversion

station road closure

A very big diversion in St Helens is in place following a road traffic incident that took place on Monday night.

Tuesday, 5th June, 2018 8:21am

By Sally Perry

St Helens Causeway: Some good news on access for Summer 2018

Footpath at St Helens causeway

There's been some chatting and access to this popular route appears to be in a better position than before. Details of expected times of when closed and open are enclosed.

Thursday, 19th April, 2018 4:41pm

By IW Council Press Office

Isle of Wight primary school receives ‘Good’ rating from Ofsted

green smiley balls

Well done to all involved in ensuring this Isle of Wight primary school continues to provide 'Good' provision for its pupils.

Thursday, 19th April, 2018 9:03am

By Sally Perry

St Helens Causeway due to close over summer 2018. ‘Options’ being explored

St Helen's Causeway map

St Helens Causeway is set to be closed April to October as a private landowner is redeveloping buildings on Mill Road. 'Options' are being 'explored'.

Thursday, 12th April, 2018 6:14pm

By IW Council Press Office with 3 readers' comments

17 nights of roadworks planned for later this month

st helens

The work to resurface Carpenter’s Road between Beaper Shute and Station Road roundabout will be undertaken at night between the hours of 7.30pm and 6am in order to minimise inconvenience

Wednesday, 11th April, 2018 7:51am

By Gavin Foster

Priory Bay Hotel sells as part of £30m four year investment in the Isle of Wight

priory bay hotel

The company behind the purchase of Priory Bay Hotel say they will invest a whopping £30m in the Isle of Wight hospitality industry over the next four years, creating up to 150 new jobs.

Tuesday, 19th December, 2017 8:17am

By Sally Perry

St Helens and Bembridge Fort Walk 2017: Dates and safety warning

St Helens Fort Walk 2016 Wight Drone

Take note of the safety advice before attempting the St Helens and Bembridge Fort Walk this week. OnTheWight has tips from the RNLI.

Monday, 21st August, 2017 6:52pm

By Sally Perry

St Helens and Bembridge Fort Walk 2017: Date revealed with safety warnings (Video)

t Helens Fort Walk 2014 by John Sparrow

It's the unusually low tides in August that enables people to 'do the fort walk'. This year tides are not that low. RNLI say safety first - You could be up to your chest in the water.

Thursday, 17th August, 2017 3:22pm

By Sally Perry with one comment

Over 100 lots in the Big Art Auction for St Helens School

newtown radek gora

Isle of Wight photographers have donated their shots and Ztam have donated time, materials and a great deal of effort to the Big Art Auction for St Helens School. Bidding runs until 8pm on 31st May.

Thursday, 25th May, 2017 8:11am

By Sally Perry

Police charge St Helens man following armed robbery

Handcuffed man

The 44 year old man was charged after staff at St Helens post office were threatened with a knife and around £750 stolen.

Wednesday, 24th May, 2017 4:09pm

By Hampshire Constabulary

Charity concert to launch Tricentenary Appeal

The Phoenix Choir performing in All Saints Church.

The Tricentenary Appeal is raising money for a new toilet, staircase and kitchen facilities at St Helens Church. The Appeal is launched with the charity concert by the Phoenix Choir.

Thursday, 18th May, 2017 5:30pm

By Sally Perry