Friendship Walk: Have You Signed Up Yet?

Friendship Walk: Have You Signed Up Yet?

With only just over a week to go until the Breast Cancer Campaign’s Friendship Walk, if you haven’t already, do make sure to get your registration in. It’s all part of the month long Isle

Friday, 17th October, 2008 12:59pm

By Rachael Brooks

Isle of Pink Friendship Walk

Isle of Pink Friendship Walk

As part of the month long Isle of Pink Campaign to raise cash and awareness for the Breast Cancer Campaign, a ‘Friendship Walk’ will be taking place near the end of the month. The file

Tuesday, 7th October, 2008 11:24am

By Sally Perry

Visitor’s Views of The Isle of Wight: Part One

Visitor’s Views of The Isle of Wight: Part One

As we all know, many people visit the Isle of Wight for holidays. Here’s the experience of one of them who recently revisited after a break of 13 years. It sounds like he’ll be

Thursday, 2nd October, 2008 9:00am

By Paul Carruthers with 2 readers' comments

IW Radio News: Oh The Humanity!

IW Radio News: Oh The Humanity!

Did you hear the 8am news on IW Radio? Top story was that the The Waverly paddle steamer had collided with the pier at Yarmouth at around 8pm yesterday. OK, it’s not ideal that it

Monday, 15th September, 2008 11:57am

By Simon Perry

High Court Action One Step Closer in Schools Reorganisation Battle

High Court Action One Step Closer in Schools Reorganisation Battle

Press release issued By Standards Not Tiers on behalf of St Helen’s, Yarmouth and Chale Primary Schools SOS Action Groups On Monday 8th September delegates from St Helen’s, Chale and Yarmouth Primary Schools held a

Tuesday, 9th September, 2008 9:55pm

By Standards-Not-Tiers with 3 readers' comments

16 Seater Bike Ride To Raise Cash For Hospice

16 Seater Bike Ride To Raise Cash For Hospice

The Big Bike returns to the Wight in a couple of weeks time to help raise funds for the Earl Mountbatten Hospice. The bike need 15 riders and every seat is sponsored. It’ll travel

Thursday, 10th July, 2008 2:45pm

By Rod Walmsley

A Gribble’s Tale: Eccleston George Get Busy in Yarmouth

A Gribble’s Tale: Eccleston George Get Busy in Yarmouth

We’ve all read about the problems with gribbles attacking Yarmouth Pier, one of the last remaining wooden piers in the UK. The shot to the left is evidence of the devastation caused. But have you

Friday, 7th March, 2008 11:33am

By Sally Perry

The Guardian Loves The Isle of Wight

The Guardian Loves The Isle of Wight

On Saturday the Guardian had a blitz of article on the UK as a destination for beach holidays – and the Isle of Wight came out in most of the pieces! By our quick straw

Monday, 16th July, 2007 4:50pm

By Simon Perry with 4 readers' comments

Manga Arrives At Ventnor Library

Manga Arrives At Ventnor Library

All of you Manga fans are in for a real treat, because thanks to those lovely librarians, you can now get a Manga fix right on your door step. Here’s a couple of highlights

Wednesday, 4th April, 2007 8:13am

By Sally Perry