Go home with a spring in your step and a warm glow in your heart from this benefit concert raising money for orphans in Kenya.
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.
Petition calling for traffic lights at site of fatal incident nearly 2,000 signatures strong (updated)
An online petition calling for traffic lights to be installed immediately at the site of Sunday's fatal incident has attracted over 2,000 signatures in less than 24 hours.
Monday, 15th April, 2019 11:43am
By Sally Perry with 9 readers' comments
Some parents of pupils at All Saints’ Primary tested the proposed journey to school they would have to take if the Isle of Wight Council closes their school. See photos and videos within.
Monday, 1st April, 2019 1:05pm
By Carly Wyre-Nock with 2 readers' comments
Parents protesting last night accused Isle of Wight council officers of ‘fudging the figures’, and said the school was ninth out of 44 schools for improvement on the Island, and was ranked second out of all schools on the Island for Key Stage 2 performance.
The first Isle of Wight Fisherman Gansey Jumpers will be raising funds for Freshwater Independent Lifeboat and you can learn how to make one on an 8-week course with knitting aficionado, Gail Downey.
Friday, 15th March, 2019 2:24pm
By Sally Perry with one comment