Being released in September, the mother of Isle of Wight missing teenager, Damien Nettles, tells the full, perplexing story of her son’s disappearance.
A replacement foot passenger launch will be in operation during this period.
Wednesday, 20th March, 2019 9:38am
By IW Council Press Office with 4 readers' comments
Council say it will be suspended due to safety concerns with predicted winds in excess of 20 knots. Launch will be in operation.
Friday, 15th March, 2019 2:53pm
By IW Council Press Office with 7 readers' comments
School children and workers are late to school and work this morning as the Cowes Floating Bridge "fails at the most important time of day", says Councillor Love.
Thursday, 14th March, 2019 9:30am
By Sally Perry with one comment
Continuing OnTheWight’s series about young Islanders doing positive things with their lives, we meet Cameron Palin. 16-years-old and involved in many causes important to the Isle of Wight community.
Sunday, 10th March, 2019 1:21pm
By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments
The Cowes cruise season starts just ahead of Easter with a maiden call on 17th April from Hanseatic Nature, one of Hapag Lloyd’s new expedition class ships. Then from May to July, another six cruise ships are scheduled to come to the Island, including Europa, a regular visitor to Cowes.
Tuesday, 5th March, 2019 3:02pm
By Louisa Mamakou with 2 readers' comments
After last year’s serious incident on the floating bridge that resulted in a staff member having to be airlifted to the mainland for emergency treatment, Isle of Wight council were going to look into the causes. OnTheWight has followed up with questions, but IWC are avoiding answering the questions.
Thursday, 28th February, 2019 10:08am
By Sally Perry with 12 readers' comments
The yacht, with five people aboard, had gone hard aground at the entrance of Beaulieu River when, thanks the gravitational pull of the moon, there was an exceptionally low tide.
Wednesday, 20th February, 2019 8:42am
By George Chastney with 2 readers' comments
The Isle of Wight council advised earlier this morning that the Cowes floating bridge was out of service due to a malfunction. A passenger launch is in operation. Vehicles are diverted via Newport.
Tuesday, 19th February, 2019 9:55am
By Sally Perry with 6 readers' comments
With global warming high on the national agenda after last week’s Youth Strike 4 Climate, Cowes Enterprise College played its own part in spreading an important message of social awareness when sixth form pupils designed a lesson delivered to every single class.
Monday, 18th February, 2019 9:53am
By Yasmin with one comment