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

Isle of Wight war memorial listed on Armistice Centenary

godshill war memorial

Almost 400 war memorials have been listed in the South East region this Armistice Centenary, including Godshill War Memorial on the Isle of Wight.

Saturday, 10th November, 2018 12:01am

By Rachel Pechey

Whitwell Road closed following car fire

This road will be closed sign - Roadworks

Island Roads are suggesting a very long diversion between Whitwell and Ventnor, going via Wroxall, Sandford and Godshill.

Monday, 11th June, 2018 3:27pm

By Sally Perry

Help the ‘Whispering Ponies’ continue their work for those with dementia

Bodster Jo and Tippy entering

The 'Whispering Ponies' project works with people with dementia and those who are socially isolated. As the only Isle of Wight project in the running for a grant in The People's Project, your vote is vital.

Wednesday, 18th April, 2018 11:00am

By Sally Perry with one comment

Isle of Wight U13 squash player takes French Open title

amelie haworth

Well done to Amelie Haworth from Godshill, who last weekend took the U13s French Open Title in Squash Championships.

Monday, 19th February, 2018 8:54am

By Sally Perry with one comment

Share your 1968 Isle of Wight Festival memories

jefferson airplane

Did you go to the first Isle of Wight Festival in Godshill in 1968? Share your memories of the Festival with organisers of the current Isle of Wight Festival and you could be rewarded.

Tuesday, 30th January, 2018 1:31pm

By Dulcie MacKechnie

Isle of Wight’s twelve year old Amelie is rising squash star

Amelie Haworth

Best of luck to twelve year old Amelie who will be competing in the Dunlop British Junior Open in Birmingham next week after being seeded sixth in the girls’ under-13 event following her runner-up position at the British junior nationals in October.

Thursday, 28th December, 2017 12:28pm

By Rod Gilmour

Local councillor welcomes 20mph limit in Godshill

20mph campaign

The new 20mph speed limit has been agreed by the Isle of Wight Council following years of campaigning.

Wednesday, 1st November, 2017 10:17am

By Jonathan Bacon with 2 readers' comments

Dropping Godshill’s speed limit to 20mph only one step away

20mph sign

The speed limit in Godshill is one small step away from becoming 20mph. It's got support from the local councillor and Parish council - but the Police objected to it.

Friday, 20th October, 2017 5:46pm

By Simon Perry with 8 readers' comments