Michael Jackson ‘Thriller’ Cameraman Lives On The Isle of Wight

Michael Jackson ‘Thriller’ Cameraman Lives On The Isle of Wight

Bob Paynter describes his amazing background working on the Michael Jackson, Thriller video.

Tuesday, 30th June, 2009 12:58pm

By Simon Perry

Lucid @ Old Gaffers

Lucid @ Old Gaffers

Lucid will be doing what they do best at the Old Gaffers tomorrow afternoon.

Friday, 29th May, 2009 6:56pm

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Old Gaffers Association Golden anniversary

Old Gaffers Association Golden anniversary

This years marks the 50th anniversary of the Old Gaffers Festival.

Tuesday, 19th May, 2009 10:23am

By Sally Perry with one comment

Yarmouth Swing Bridge Reopens

Yarmouth Swing Bridge Reopens

People will be pleased to see that Yarmouth swing bridge has reopened.

Saturday, 16th May, 2009 3:10pm

By Simon Perry with one comment

Isle of Wight Randonnee Cycle Tour This Sunday

Isle of Wight Randonnee Cycle Tour This Sunday

Two routes are available, 100km and 55km - entry is free too!

Saturday, 2nd May, 2009 1:35pm

By Simon Perry

Yarmouth Bridge to close for five weeks

Yarmouth Bridge to close for five weeks

The Yarmouth bridge is closing for five weeks. Make sure you consider the diversion before heading to the ferry.

Wednesday, 1st April, 2009 2:00pm

By Rachael Brooks

Federation For Some Island Primary Schools Recommended

Federation For Some Island Primary Schools Recommended

Following an independent review into five of the Island’s primary schools, a report issued to the Isle of Wight Council recommends that at least four of the schools federate in order to remain on

Tuesday, 10th March, 2009 11:19am

By Sally Perry with 10 readers' comments

Gribbles May Hold Key To Liquid Bio Fuel Revolution

Gribbles May Hold Key To Liquid Bio Fuel Revolution

There can’t be many people living on the isle of Wight who don’t know what a gribble is. Last year the wonderful Yarmouth Pier had it’s supports replaced after irrevocable damage was caused by the

Wednesday, 28th January, 2009 11:23am

By Sally Perry with 4 readers' comments

Island MP Raises Parliamentary Questions on Ferry Service

Island MP Raises Parliamentary Questions on Ferry Service

Following the news on the front page of the County Press last week that Wightlink may pull the Yarmouth-Lymington service, Island MP Andrew Turner has taken action by not only writing to DeFRA but

Thursday, 13th November, 2008 12:16pm

By Andrew Turner's Office with 8 readers' comments

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