Binnel Studios 2019 Summer Exhibition: Meet this wonderful collection of unique artists

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The August bank holiday weekend brings with it a chance to meet eight of the most talented and highly-accomplished artists on the Isle of Wight, in the wonderful depths of beautiful St Lawrence.

Monday, 8th July, 2019 2:01pm

By Feature Writer

Lisa Traxler invites you to her unique studio at The Bunker for Open Studios 2019

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View new works and meet the Lisa Traxler in her unique WW2 Nissen Hut Studio to discover how she researches historic architecture and translates it into enamel and paper sculptures and relief collage paintings. For two dates only.

Tuesday, 2nd July, 2019 6:24pm

By Feature Writer

Leader’s vow to ‘get Undercliff Drive open again’ a step closer with public consultation

Vix lowthion - cycling through undercliff

Cllr Ian Ward also says it's his view the Isle of Wight needs to have Undercliff Drive road open again, but will not make a decision until after the consultation.

Thursday, 13th June, 2019 11:41am

By Sally Perry with 9 readers' comments

Don’t miss Holly Maslen’s thought-provoking Pick up Pieces exhibition

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Holly has created a striking exhibition which not only looks beautiful set in stunning surroundings, but will leave you hopefully thinking differently about what gets washed up on beaches around the world and how it's impacting sealife

Wednesday, 22nd May, 2019 5:30pm

By Sally Perry

St Lawrence Road closure due to tree maintenance

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Part of the road will be closed whilst essential tree maintenance takes place.

Monday, 4th February, 2019 8:30am

By Sally Perry

Poor signage, incorrect SatNav data and property damage on Undercliff Drive

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At meetings about Undercliff Drive the resounding opinion was that signage is woefully inadequate and needs to be resolved without delay. Residents say they’ve been met by a wall of silence from Isle of Wight council and in the meantime all properties have suffered damage.

Wednesday, 2nd January, 2019 7:39pm

By Sally Perry with 6 readers' comments

Undercliff Drive: Leader tells Committee he’s still committed to reopening road

undercliff drive by lois jennings

The Leader of the Isle of Wight council reiterated their intention to reopen Undercliff Drive subject to the outcome of a feasibility study.

Wednesday, 10th October, 2018 12:08pm

By Sally Perry with 7 readers' comments

Long diversion for St Lawrence residents following damage to bridge

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The diversion is in place following damage to the disused railway bridge following a road traffic collision.

Monday, 1st October, 2018 10:23am

By Sally Perry with 4 readers' comments

Bliss out at the 2018 Healing Festival this weekend

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There is an incredible amount to see and take part in at the eighth Healing Festival. Held in the grounds of the Ventnor Botanic Garden.

Thursday, 23rd August, 2018 6:13pm

By Gianpaolo Giancovich

Undercliff Drive: Over 100 residents share their views at ‘quiet road’ meeting

undercliff drive green tunnel

Over 100 residents attended a meeting on Saturday to explore options of Undercliff Drive being reopened to through traffic, becoming a 'quiet road' and other suggestions. Vix Lowthion who chaired the meeting shares her report.

Thursday, 2nd August, 2018 3:30pm

By Vix Lowthion with 6 readers' comments

Lymington fire crew heads to St Lawrence as large fire spreads rapidly up cliff

Fire engines

The fire is rapidly spreading up the cliffs in St Lawrence and firefighters from the mainland have crossed the water to assist.

Wednesday, 25th July, 2018 5:00pm

By Sally Perry with one comment

Binnel Studios Summer Exhibition: Meet this wonderful collection of unique artists

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The August bank holiday weekend brings with it a chance to meet seven of the most talented and highly-accomplished artists on the Isle of Wight, in the wonderful depths of beautiful St Lawrence.

Monday, 16th July, 2018 6:34pm

By Feature Writer