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

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

Priory School 2015 GCSE Results: A testament to the hard work

priory school

Congratulations to all the students at Priory School for their GCSE achievements, especially the exceptional performances.

Thursday, 20th August, 2015 6:51pm

By Emma Dale

Emergency closure of Whippingham Footpath

Footpath closed

The closure came into force this morning and runs until 26 August.

Wednesday, 5th August, 2015 8:15pm

By IWC Highways

New hotel, houses and business units on former Folly Works site

Folly Works plans

The 99 units within the development would count towards the council's new homes target.

Wednesday, 10th June, 2015 10:15am

By Sally Perry with 16 readers' comments

Island Roads about to start two more major road schemes

Road closed works and traffic lights

Island Roads issue a press release alerting the public they'll be starting more main road resurfacing works shortly - something the 25 year PFI contractor is being paid £1.4m per month to carry out.

Friday, 1st May, 2015 8:16am

By Sally Perry with 5 readers' comments

60 Smooth Hound sharks slaughtered on the Island

Smooth hound heads and tails - Close up 2 - July 2014 - by Kevin Parker

Local fisherman is horrified to find the heads and tails of endangered sharks on Isle of Wight coast.

Wednesday, 16th July, 2014 3:49pm

By Simon Perry with 4 readers' comments