Crowd shocked as Yaverland fairground breaks

Crowd shocked as Yaverland fairground breaks

Islander Pete Ruth was lucky to escape unharmed last night as vital metal bar breaks on fairground ride. Families looked on in horror, but he told VB he hadn't even noticed it 'd happened.

Friday, 3rd August, 2012 12:55pm

By Sally Perry

Friends of Dinosaur Isle: Upcoming Walk, Talk and BBQ

Friends of Dinosaur Isle: Upcoming Walk, Talk and BBQ

Family event

Monday, 23rd July, 2012 8:30am

By Friends of Dinosaur Isle

Kite Festival Now Postponed

Boo! Kite festival cancelled due to this week's weather conditions.

Friday, 15th June, 2012 12:44pm

By Sally Perry with one comment

All Set For Kite Festival Tomorrow (updated)

All Set For Kite Festival Tomorrow (updated)

All are welcome at this free event tomorrow afternoon - bring your own kites to fly or watch the professionals

Friday, 15th June, 2012 10:59am

By Sally Perry

Lost Surfing Kite Sparks Independent Lifeboat Callout

Lost Surfing Kite Sparks Independent Lifeboat Callout

Callout for Sandown and Shanklin Independent lifeboat yesterday after kite surfer lost his kite during strong winds. Thanks given to all those who reported the parachute drifting through the Sandown Bay and reminder to always call coastguard if you see something suspicious out at sea.

Friday, 13th January, 2012 12:12pm

By Mark Birch with 2 readers' comments

Stand-Up Paddle Boarders Complete Challenge And Raise Over £2,000 (video)

Stand-Up Paddle Boarders Complete Challenge And Raise Over £2,000 (video)

Well done to the fourteen paddle-boarders who went from Ventnor to Yaverland yesterday - raising over £2,000 for Children in Need.

Saturday, 19th November, 2011 1:23pm

By Sally Perry

Culver Car Deaths: Police Appeal For Car Info

Culver Car Deaths: Police Appeal For Car Info

Police release details of the car connected to the tragic deaths at Culver last night

Thursday, 18th August, 2011 9:51am

By Simon Perry with 5 readers' comments

Sandown Family Fun Car Treasure Hunt

Sandown Family Fun Car Treasure Hunt

Family fun treasure hunt takes place tonight from 6.30pm in Sandown

Thursday, 28th July, 2011 10:13am

By Rachael Brooks

Isle of Wight Zoo: Black Lemur Adala Gives Birth To A Healthy Baby

Isle of Wight Zoo: Black Lemur Adala Gives Birth To A Healthy Baby

New arrival at the zoo in the last week.

Tuesday, 26th April, 2011 9:53am

By Sonia Mitchell

Letter To The Editor: Nothing Changes After A Week Away

Letter To The Editor: Nothing Changes After A Week Away

One reader shares his views

Thursday, 17th March, 2011 4:38pm

By Steven Goodman with 15 readers' comments

Big Blue Extreme Sports Festival On Hold

Big Blue Extreme Sports Festival On Hold

All very curious as Big Blue and White cancel

Wednesday, 30th June, 2010 11:29am

By Sally Perry with 8 readers' comments

Big Blue Extreme Sports Festival: Newton Faulkner Confirmed

Big Blue Extreme Sports Festival: Newton Faulkner Confirmed

He's back, catch him in Yaverland this September

Wednesday, 9th June, 2010 5:38pm

By Sally Perry