Letter: Re-scheduled roadworks could be final nail in the coffin for our village’s shops (update)

road closed sign

A small business owner on Godshill says they're devastated that having made it through lockdown and starting to try and build back some trade, they will now have to deal with disruptive roadworks

Sunday, 19th July, 2020 10:20am

By Anonymous with 7 readers' comments

Support Isle of Wight RSPCA Animal Centre with in Sunday’s 2.6 Challenge


The team at RSPCA Godshill Animal Centre join the fun as part of the 2.6 Challenge event which aims to save the UK’s charities during the Coronavirus crisis

Saturday, 25th April, 2020 3:46pm

By Suzanne Norbury

Get ready to say ‘Ah’ – Photos of rescued furry friends as RSPCA reopens after renovation

Branch manager Suzanne Pugh cutting the ribbon

The photos of rescued animals from the RSPCA in Godshill are so cute! Learn how the centre has undergone a revamp and how it now has much more to offer. OnTheWight has the details

Wednesday, 29th January, 2020 6:01pm

By Suzanne Norbury with one comment

Busy road closed for three weeks for bridge strengthening works

godshill bridge

In order to continue carrying any traffic larger than a Transit van, the bridge needs to be strengthened

Friday, 10th January, 2020 4:40pm

By Gavin Foster with one comment

Isle of Wight special needs play park a step closer

godshill play park

The fate of a new disability-friendly park will be considered next week by Isle of Wight planners

Thursday, 2nd January, 2020 5:02pm

By Louise Hill, Local Democracy Reporter

Appeal for dashcam footage or information following Godshill burglary

car dashcam

Police are appealing to drivers with dashcams who may have driven past the burglary site to review their footage and share with police

Tuesday, 31st December, 2019 9:00am

By Hampshire Constabulary

Safe with cash stolen from Isle of Wight cafe

Emergency call:

Did you witness the safe being stolen or strange activity in the area between 12.10am and 12.40am

Sunday, 8th December, 2019 7:30pm

By Hampshire Constabulary

Isle of Wight primary retains ‘requires improvement’ Ofsted rating


The executive head teacher is encouraged with the positives the report has shown, that the school is heading in the right direction

Tuesday, 5th November, 2019 5:34pm

By Louise Hill, Local Democracy Reporter

Godshill Firewalk: Fun, fire and fundraising

Someone walking over hot coals

Head to Godshill in June and walk on hot coals for a night of fun, fire and fundraising along with a chance to win Isle of Wight Festival Tickets and over 50 other prizes.

Tuesday, 7th May, 2019 4:57pm

By Sally Perry

Hollywood afternoon tea in aid of Isle of Wight brain tumour charity

Afternoon tea

Think Marilyn Monroe, Audrey Hepburn and Ginger Rogers. We love an opportunity to feel spoiled and this afternoon tea will do just that.

Tuesday, 7th May, 2019 4:19pm

By Sally Perry

Cedric the cockerel looking for loving home after roadside ordeal

cedric cropped

Can you offer Cedric the cockerel a loving home? He was found by road workers alongside dead chickens who had been dumped on the roadside.

Thursday, 14th February, 2019 4:20pm

By Suzanne Norbury

Police appeal after late night collision left 17 year old pedestrian with severe concussion

police act reporting

Police are keen to speak to the woman who stopped at the scene, as she may be able to help us to establish what happened.

Tuesday, 13th November, 2018 4:42pm

By Hampshire Constabulary