Watch ‘simulated’ high speed ride around Isle of Wight TT Diamond Races circuit

rider on TT diamond races circuit

Diamond Races: Want to get an idea of what it’s like to zoom around the Isle of Wight TT course? Here's a video that simulates it

Wednesday, 9th September, 2020 8:28pm

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Isle of Wight TT Diamond Races backed by business leaders says Chamber CEO

Steve Plater and James Hillier riding the Diamond Races circuit

The CEO of the Isle of Wight Chamber of Commerce says business leaders are backing the Isle of Wight TT Diamond Races and explains why

Friday, 28th August, 2020 4:25pm

By Joseph Keele-Toms with 10 readers' comments

Isle of Wight council would ‘support a case for the installation of average speed cameras’

average speed cameras above a motorway

Sparked by discussions about the Isle of Wight TT Diamond Races event, the Isle of Wight Council has said it would support a case for the installation of average speed cameras

Monday, 24th August, 2020 5:29pm

By Louise Hill, Local Democracy Reporter with one comment

Letter: Diamond Races ‘an extreme threat to safety and well-being of residents, families, cyclists and walkers’

road view of sandy way shorwell

This readers believes the Isle of Wight TT - Diamond Races would be "an extreme threat to the safety and well being of the residents, and the many families, cyclists and walkers the Island has worked so hard to attract"

Monday, 24th August, 2020 1:09pm

By Lydia Fulleylove with 30 readers' comments

Isle of Wight TT: Chale councillors ‘not properly consulted’ about Diamond Races

Steve Plater and James Hillier riding the Diamond Races circuit

Chale Parish Council say they want an open meeting with organisers of the Isle of Wight TT/ Diamond Races and that more information needs to be forthcoming

Tuesday, 18th August, 2020 3:13pm

By Louise Hill, Local Democracy Reporter with 10 readers' comments

Diamond Races / Isle of Wight TT: In-depth 23 min podcast with Gary Thompson (IOM TT) on the course, running the races and safety

Gary Thompson

Diamond Races / Isle of Wight TT: If you want to know the course, how races will be run and their safety, News OnTheWight’s in-depth 23 minute interview with Gary Thompson (Isle of Man TT Clerk of the Course) is a must-listen for you

Tuesday, 11th August, 2020 6:57pm

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Horse Box Theatre Company’s summer of Isle of Wight shows

Bourgeois & Maurice By Guto

Great news for theatre and music lovers. A pop-up stage will be appearing at Northwood House and Chale Showground to host a series of concerts, plays and family friendly shows this summer

Wednesday, 22nd July, 2020 8:24pm

By Joel Bateman

Latest video for Abbey Records’ artist is an eight-minute piece of beauty

Scene from Patrick Filetis short film inferno

The track was recorded at Isle of Wight's Abbey Records and features several Isle of Wight musicians

Thursday, 2nd July, 2020 4:15pm

By Sally Perry

Official: Chale Show postponed in light of Coronavirus crisis

chale show from the air

The annual family event has been postponed, but plans are in place to run some online competitions on their social media pages in the meantime

Tuesday, 9th June, 2020 4:39pm

By Sally Perry with one comment

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

Chale Show helps Isle of Wight children and young people with cancer

clic sargent stand at the chale show

The amount raised could pay for a family to stay over a month in the CLIC Sargent Home from Home, “Jean’s House”.

Thursday, 22nd August, 2019 5:34pm

By Liz Blunt

Cash and 16 commemorative coins worth £3,000 each stolen from Chale home

1967 AUSTRALIA DOLLAR coin

16 of these rare coins have been stolen and can be worth up to £3,000 each.

Wednesday, 7th August, 2019 12:46pm

By Hampshire Constabulary