Shock as only shop in village – a ‘hub of the community’ – to close (update 3)

u-turn sign

After locals put in lots of work to buy the shop as a Community Asset for the village, the owner has suddenly changed his mind, says the Parish council Chairman, labelling it 'callous'

Tuesday, 1st October, 2019 3:26pm

By Ron Groves with 2 readers' comments

Popular cyclists’ stopover boasts new cycle hub

Stockbridge RR Bill Temple

A community collaboration between a local charity, the Parish Council and Chale Green Stores sees the introduction of a new cycle hub at the ever-popular stopover point.

Tuesday, 5th September, 2017 8:46am

By Mike Starke

Talks between villages and bus company break down

Southern Vectis Bus

Town and parish councils were left dismayed after talks with Southern Vectis about reinstating the hourly summer timetable on the number six route break down.

Friday, 10th February, 2017 6:55am

By Jon Young with 6 readers' comments

Rural bus service first in decades to operate without IWC funding say Southern Vectis

Southern Vectis Bus

Southern Vectis say this is the first time in decades that a bus service for the rural communities they serve has been operated without local authority funding and that the current timetable for route 6 is run entirely on a commercial basis.

Thursday, 2nd February, 2017 6:19pm

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Highways PFI Roadshow heads to Ventnor tonight

Your chance to find out more about the proposed Highways PFI plans for District 5

Monday, 28th January, 2013 12:59pm

By Sally Perry with 20 readers' comments

Police appeal for stolen painting and diecast toys

Have you been offered this painting or the diecast toys that were reported stolen from Chale Green on the Isle of Wight between August and October last year?

Thursday, 17th January, 2013 8:54am

By Hampshire Constabulary