A 7.5-mile section of the iconic Military Road has been upgraded in what is the largest carriageway improvement project delivered in a single scheme by Island Roads under the Highways Improvement Programme.
Work to demolish the existing buildings will start in September and the development should be complete by April 2017, creating 30 full and part time jobs.
Monday, 11th July, 2016 11:39am
By Sally Perry with 5 readers' comments
The Planning Committee will consider the revised application on Tuesday afternoon, after officers recommend 'conditional permission'.
Monday, 4th July, 2016 2:44pm
By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments
We love this aerial footage from Paul Knights over Shepherd's Chine in the back of the Wight.
Friday, 11th September, 2015 12:34pm
By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments
The Planning Inspectorate has upheld an appeal by the developers after plans plans for a holiday park at Atherfield Bay were rejected by the Isle of Wight council.
Wednesday, 15th April, 2015 3:24pm
By Cllr Bob Seely with 16 readers' comments
The company with the rights to extract oil from Isle of Wight sites have today announced they think that there's over 100 million barrels available - and it's 'drill ready'.
Wednesday, 25th March, 2015 5:37pm
By Simon Perry with 19 readers' comments
Developers have submitted an appeal with the Planning Inspectorate against the Isle of Wight council's decision to refuse an application to build 95 units of holiday accommodation.
Tuesday, 19th August, 2014 10:18am
By Sally Perry with 8 readers' comments
Residents concerned about this large-scale development will be pleased to hear it was rejected by councillors at last night's Planning Committee.
Wednesday, 19th February, 2014 11:01am
By Sally Perry with 7 readers' comments