Parents and pupils speak out over possible closure of primary school

Save our School - parents and children

Cllr Brading said the final decision on whether All Saints closes will be his but that formal decision to launch a consultation had not yet been made.

Thursday, 28th February, 2019 11:54am

By Megan Baynes, Local Democracy Reporter with one comment

Men in Sheds appeal for help in converting changing rooms

men in sheds totland

West Wight Men In Sheds have been given a ten-year lease by Totland Parish Council, but now need help converting changing rooms into a workshop.

Tuesday, 26th February, 2019 2:55pm

By Ian Wright

‘Lift the Lid’ reveals artist commissions

Lift the lid artists

A project aimed at encouraging residents to find out more about the arts and culture on the Isle of Wight announces their public artist commission for Newport, East Cowes and Totland.

Monday, 12th November, 2018 8:31am

By Sarah Glass

Further improvement needed at Isle of Wight care home

inglefield care home

Owners of the care home say they've brought in a new management team who are making significant ongoing improvements. The CQC say further improvement is needed.

Thursday, 11th October, 2018 9:53am

By Megan Baynes, Local Democracy Reporter

Man’s body discovered on Isle of Wight beach (updated)

Yellow lilies

Our thoughts are with the man's family and friends after a body was found near Totland Pier earlier this morning.

Monday, 1st October, 2018 10:51am

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Headon Heather: Our Flickr Group Picture of the Week

This gorgeous burst of colour of heather on Headon Warren in the Flickr Pool by Benjamin Tonner caught our eye, so we made it our Picture of the Week.

Friday, 21st September, 2018 6:20pm

By Sally Perry

Plastic Awareness fun day offers advice on how you can ‘do your bit’

plastic on beach

Taking place on 2nd June between 11am – 3pm, this initiative by Totland Parish Council aims to help combat plastic pollution.

Monday, 21st May, 2018 11:26am

By Helen Wood with 5 readers' comments

Orpheus Singers joined by Jonathan Willcocks in ‘Great’ finish to year

Jonathan Willcocks

The choir will perform two contrasting works: the Gloria by 20th-century French composer Francis Poulenc, and Mozart’s Mass in C Minor, known as the “Great Mass” and welcomes renowned composer and conductor, Jonathan Willcocks.

Friday, 18th May, 2018 9:00am

By Sally Perry

Slipshod Singers and special guest at Poppy Day Appeal Concert

war quote

This coming Saturday night, The West Wight Slipshod Singers will perform with a special guest soloist at Christ Church, Totland in a Poppy Day Appeal Concert.

Monday, 6th November, 2017 12:19pm

By Martyn Waitt

Police investigate discovery of body in woodland

Yellow lilies

The death is not being treated as suspicious at the moment, but police continue to investigate and a cordon is still in place.

Friday, 7th July, 2017 9:18am

By Sally Perry

Totland parishioners make a big difference with Souper fundraising

St. Saviour's Soup Lunch

Totland parishioners have raised over £500 in a bid to help transform communities around the world as part of the aid agency CAFOD’s Lent campaign.

Wednesday, 22nd March, 2017 5:02pm

By Jessica Coffin

‘Peace on Earth’ performance to fundraise for Syrian refugees


Two performances, which will be held in Christ Church, Church Hall, Totland Bay, have largely been organised by James Malia and aim to raise funds for aid agency CAFOD’s refugee appeal.

Tuesday, 13th December, 2016 3:46pm

By Elouise Hobbs with 2 readers' comments