Police seek cyclists who witnessed collision: Cyclist suffers serious injuries

police tape and police car in background

Were you one of the three cyclists who witnessed the incident but left when emergency services arrived?

Monday, 12th April, 2021 3:56pm

By Hampshire and Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue Service

Mystery of the Undercliff Drive stone monument revealed

Francis Bacon monument

If you've walked past the stone monument in the Undercliff and wondered what the story behind it was, read on

Friday, 26th February, 2021 2:29pm

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Landslips lead to footpath closures in St Lawrence

Footpath closure

Take note of the footpath closure before heading out for a walk during lockdown

Saturday, 13th February, 2021 4:36pm

By Sally Perry

European Marine Energy Centre joins forces with PTEC for large-scale tidal energy site off the Isle of Wight

PTEC tidal flows

The long-running PTEC story has sprung back into life, on the signing of a new agreement with an Orkney-based company, promising a large-scale tidal energy site off the Isle of Wight. Here are all the new details so far

Monday, 2nd November, 2020 2:15pm

By Simon Perry with 13 readers' comments

Isle of Wight father and daughter rescue ray fish trapped under large rock

Allen and Eleanor with stingray

The rescue mission took place in St Lawrence on Saturday afternoon. Details within

Sunday, 27th September, 2020 10:54am

By Sally Perry with one comment

Don’t miss Binnel Studios and The Bunker Gallery 2020 Summer Exhibition: Unlocked

binnel studios

This weekend brings with it a chance to meet nine of the most talented and highly-accomplished artists on the Isle of Wight, in this joint exhibition between Binnel Studios and their nearby neighbour, The Bunker Gallery

Sunday, 30th August, 2020 6:58am

By Sally Perry

Isle of Wight artist wins Southampton City Art Gallery Open

Lisa Traxler's sculpture, Time Traveller Voyager

Lisa's work fought off stiff competition and impressed the judges with its "strong and commanding presence"

Monday, 24th August, 2020 9:52am

By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments

Binnel Studios and The Bunker Gallery invite you to their 2020 Summer Exhibition: Unlocked

Binnel Studios - Unlocked - samples of artists' work

The August bank holiday weekend brings with it a chance to meet nine of the most talented and highly-accomplished artists on the Isle of Wight, in this joint exhibition between Binnel Studios and their nearby neighbour, The Bunker Gallery

Friday, 31st July, 2020 6:06pm

By Feature Writer

Isle of Wight council defer decision on tidal centre

county hall

The Isle of Wight council were set to approve the further investment to assist with renewal of licences and leases for the tidal energy scheme off the coast of St Catherine's Point

Friday, 3rd April, 2020 11:16am

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

‘Have a good time all of the time’: Lasting words from Nigel Bulloch that made a positive mark on so many Islanders’ lives

Nigel Bulloch

If you partied at Golden Hill Fort in the 1990s or have spent time in the Kids' Zone at the Island festivals you may have known Nigel Bulloch. He was involved with so many interesting things, including the cult satirical magazine, POW (Prisoner of Wight). All are welcome to a celebration of his life on Monday.

Saturday, 15th February, 2020 6:57pm

By Sally Perry

Isle of Wight author signs first major deal with publisher focused on mental health

bethan christopher

Bethan Christopher has landed a deal with Trigger, mental health and wellbeing publisher, and believes it's going to "brilliant, bold, beautiful adventure"

Tuesday, 28th January, 2020 12:41pm

By Sally Perry

Reopening Undercliff Drive is ‘crucial to our way of life’, says Parish Councillor

undercliff drive - january 2020 from the ventnor end

A councillor with Niton and Whitwell Parish Council explains the determined work they have been carrying out since the 2014 Undercliff Drive landslip and explains why reopening the road is crucial to the village's way of life

Monday, 13th January, 2020 6:39pm

By Sally Perry with 18 readers' comments