This Isle of Wight care home has six months to improve or face being shut down, after being rated 'Inadequate' due to “widespread and systematic failings”.
East Cowes is the arrival point for many people visiting the Isle of Wight, as Red Funnel have their car ferry port here.
The area is rich with boat building history and well as the more obvious Queen Victoria connection with Osborne House.
Below are articles that OnTheWight has published connected to East Cowes.
The councillor says those who believe in the provision of alternative and diverse learning environments, which suit the requirements of children and young people with different learning needs, should resist this school closure.
Tuesday, 24th April, 2018 9:33am
By Cllr Karl Love with 2 readers' comments
After five years since opening, the Isle of Wight Studio school is to close in Summer 2019.
Monday, 23rd April, 2018 5:47pm
By Ben Walker with 2 readers' comments
Concerns have been raised by residents and councillors as a planning application for thirty new houses in Whippingham goes out public consultation.
Thursday, 19th April, 2018 5:49pm
By Megan Baynes, Local Democracy Reporter with 7 readers' comments
The leader of the council says the works are part of the IWC's "continuing aim to get a good and reliable service for residents during this extended trial period".
Monday, 16th April, 2018 7:12pm
By IW Council Press Office with 5 readers' comments
Red Funnel's CEO pays tribute and thanks their "amazing staff for providing such a warm, friendly and professional service which clearly is appreciated by both regular travellers and visitors alike".
Thursday, 12th April, 2018 8:47am
By Ben Walker with one comment
The ward councillor for East Cowes says he feels optimistic and impressed with the passion and determination shown by residents. He shares this latest update on the future of the iconic Umbrella Tree.
Tuesday, 10th April, 2018 1:41pm
By Cllr Karl Love with 4 readers' comments
Angie Booth from Valu4U in East Cowes explained to a BBC reporter today how her business - which had been profitable for 21 years - has been decimated since Floating Bridge 5 was taken out of service in January 2017.
Thursday, 5th April, 2018 5:33pm
By Sally Perry with 14 readers' comments
Following the landslide in Spring 2014, the esplanade at East Cowes has now suffered a second major landslide, which according to the local councillor is about 12 metres wide.
Monday, 2nd April, 2018 1:49pm
By Sally Perry with 4 readers' comments
Local councillor says as the largest employer in East Cowes, GKN's continued presence is "vitally important", not only to local economy, but also to the education of young people and the local communities.
Friday, 30th March, 2018 4:49pm
By Sally Perry with one comment