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.
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
One of the parish councillors for Freshwater says the "rejection looks orchestrated" and is "deeply concerning to those of us who live in the West Wight".
Thursday, 14th March, 2019 1:21pm
By Megan Baynes, Local Democracy Reporter with 2 readers' comments
The mood of the meeting was anger and disbelief, with huge cheers and rounds of applause for those who stood up to speak and question the decision by Isle of Wight council officers to focus on the future of one school only.
Thursday, 14th March, 2019 11:07am
By Vix Lowthion with one comment
‘Why take the heart of a community out?’ Passionate parents’ video shows off West Wight school some want closed
Passionate parents create video of a West Wight school to show Councillors how much would be lost if the school was closed. 'Why take the heart of a community out?' they ask.
Monday, 11th March, 2019 5:54pm
By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments