If you spot the carcass of a seal, dolphin or mammal on the beach do report it to the Cetacean Strandings Investigation Programme.
News from the West
If you’re interested in news from around the West of the Island, this is the place to find it. If you’ve got a story lead, or have news from your part of the Island that you’d like us to share with our readers, get in touch.
Dimbola to host exhibition revealing how the biggest star on the planet, was wooed by two amateur music promoters, to headline on a small island.
Thursday, 15th August, 2019 7:02pm
By Elissa Blizzard with one comment
To avoid the legal costs of taking the matter to court, the council is now exploring other options.
Tuesday, 6th August, 2019 5:57pm
By David Anderson, Local Democracy Reporter with 3 readers' comments
By undertaking the work in two phases, lane by lane, Island Roads say they're able to keep the road open and reduce local disruption.
Thursday, 18th July, 2019 7:53am
By Gavin Foster with one comment
Cllr Brading said, “Given only seven children attending Yarmouth actually live in the town and 69 live in Freshwater and Totland, it makes logical sense to propose the move to relocate Yarmouth CE Primary onto the All Saints’ site."
Thursday, 11th July, 2019 6:33pm
By IW Council Press Office with 2 readers' comments
A group of well-informed parents are preparing a challenge to the Isle of Wight Council’s current proposal to close Yarmouth CE Primary School. Governors have invited parents to a meeting tonight (Wednesday).
Wednesday, 10th July, 2019 10:00am
By Steve Cowley with one comment