Overnight roadworks at busy roundabout

Diversion road sign

The resurfacing work will take place overnight to avoid disruption at this very busy roundabout.

Tuesday, 21st November, 2017 6:49pm

By Gavin Foster

A full day of fun, live music, beautiful gardens and more for £5 each

Barton Manor

This firm family favourite and has grown year on year to become one of the Hospice's best fundraisers. A full day of things to see and do, head to Barton Manor on Sunday 16th between 10am-4pm.

Saturday, 15th July, 2017 9:13am

By Feature Writer

Classic Isle Festival: Last remaining tickets available

Barton manor - Classic Isle

Last chance to grab tickets for this weekend's Classic Isle Festival. World-class musicians will perform with one of England’s finest Jacobean Mansion houses as the backdrop.

Thursday, 6th July, 2017 6:05pm

By Feature Writer

Plans for low cost housing and discount supermarket on show

crossways aerial

Cllr Julia Baker-Smith says the majority of respondents to her recent survey expressed a wish for a low-cost supermarket, as well as a solution to parking and supported housing for the elderly. Residents are invited to view plans and give feedback today between noon and 6pm.

Thursday, 6th July, 2017 3:17pm

By Sally Perry with 12 readers' comments

Spend an evening with Shelley Jory-Leigh

shelley jory-leigh

Tickets are available for this evening with Britain’s best known female powerboat champion and radio presenter, Shelley Jory-Leigh. Come and hear her fascinating story. Proceeds to local charities.

Tuesday, 14th March, 2017 7:37am

By Sally Perry

Dash-cam video of gridlocked traffic: Can you spot yourself?

gridlocked traffic

This dash-cam video from Newport to East Cowes shows the gridlock of traffic heading into the centre of the Island today.

Monday, 13th March, 2017 12:13pm

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Woodhouse Copse, Isle of Wight: On your TV screens tonight (updated)

Woodhouse Copse - Video - Jun 2016

Ancient woodlands that has been turned into ‘shanty town’ will be the feature of the Inside Out magazine programme on BBC1 tonight (Monday) from 7.30pm.

Monday, 10th October, 2016 7:00am

By Sally Perry with 5 readers' comments

‘Victoria and Abdul’ filming starts today at Osborne House


Filming starts today (Thursday) at Osborne House, the seaside residence of Queen Victoria which has been chosen as a location for the feature film Victoria and Abdul, English Heritage confirmed.

Thursday, 15th September, 2016 12:47pm

By Isobel Cooley with 2 readers' comments

Sign up now to be part of The Big Sing

Hannah Brear

Sign up now to take part in the Big Sing workshop with nationally-acclaimed music director and choirmaster, Hannah Brear. The culmination of the workshop will be a performance to visitors of the Barton Manor Open Garden day.

Wednesday, 13th July, 2016 8:52am

By Sally Perry

A day of fun and games, live music, Pimms, beautiful gardens and more for just £4 each

barton manor

You'd be hard pushed to get better value for the £4 entrance fee and you can go home at the end of the day feeling warm and fuzzy inside for knowing you've helped raise much needed cash for the Earl Mountbatten Hospice.

Wednesday, 6th July, 2016 9:22pm

By Feature Writer

Ancient woodlands turned into ‘shanty town’ say IW Ramblers (video)

Woodhouse Copse - Video - Jun 2016

The IW CPRE say what has taken place in this ancient woodland is a form of rural vandalism and IW Ramblers say the site now resembles a shanty town and tip.

Thursday, 9th June, 2016 4:06pm

By David Howarth with 7 readers' comments

Landslip closes footpath

Footpath closed

Diversion is in place following landslip along footpath.

Tuesday, 26th April, 2016 12:27pm

By Sally Perry with one comment