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

Isle of Wight council submit Undercliff Drive funding bid to Government

Undercliff Drive march 2019

When Dave Stewart became Isle of Wight council leader in 2017 he vowed to reopen Undercliff Drive

Friday, 10th January, 2020 5:52pm

By Louise Hill, Local Democracy Reporter with 13 readers' comments

Five dead dolphins discovered in just two weeks on Isle of Wight coastline

Dead dolphin spotted on beach by Joe Truman

The number of dead dolphins discovered along the Isle of Wight coast in just two weeks is highly unusual, says Joe Truman who spotted them on his walks

Monday, 6th January, 2020 8:17pm

By Sally Perry

Isle of Wight Bunker features on TV screens this Sunday

The Bunker

The former Royal Air Force radar station, which has now been converted into a stunning home, will be featured on TV on Sunday night

Thursday, 7th November, 2019 6:09pm

By Sally Perry

Undercliff Drive consultation found 58 per cent in favour of reinstatement

undercliff drive

The Isle of Wight council say the cost to re-instate the road is estimated to be between £1 million and £2 million, dependent on whether the scheme allowed one or two-way traffic and if the new route was restricted to vehicles below a certain weight

Friday, 18th October, 2019 2:49pm

By Sally Perry with 16 readers' comments