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Cllr Geoff Lumley On Job Cuts: “Tory Ideology Before Needs Of Island”

Cllr Geoff Lumley On Job Cuts: “Tory Ideology Before Needs Of Island”

Reaction from Geoff Lumley after the news of 535 possible job losses today.

Wednesday, 24th November, 2010 11:49pm

By Simon Perry with 36 readers' comments

Isle of Wight Healthcare: Big Changes Ahead

Isle of Wight Healthcare: Big Changes Ahead

Big changes being considered

Wednesday, 24th November, 2010 5:27pm

By Andy Hollebon with 2 readers' comments

Council Confirm 535 Job Losses

Council Confirm 535 Job Losses

Figures now released

Wednesday, 24th November, 2010 5:19pm

By IW Council Press Office with 43 readers' comments

West Wight Autism Support Group Launches

West Wight Autism Support Group Launches

West Wight Group will support families of children with autism

Wednesday, 24th November, 2010 3:53pm

By Louise Foley

Vectis 4×4 Response: Join In And Help The Island

Vectis 4×4 Response: Join In And Help The Island

Can you offer some help?

Wednesday, 24th November, 2010 3:14pm

By Sally Perry

Richard Bentham Signs To WightLink Raiders

Richard Bentham Signs To WightLink Raiders

New player confirmed

Wednesday, 24th November, 2010 1:13pm

By Andy Shier

Support VB Buying Christmas Presents On Amazon

Support VB Buying Christmas Presents On Amazon

If you can't find it locally and have to shop on Amazon, search via VB and you help out.

Wednesday, 24th November, 2010 12:06pm

By Simon Perry with one comment

Banksy’s ‘No Future’ White-Washed

Banksy’s ‘No Future’ White-Washed

Some idiot has painted over Banksy's work

Wednesday, 24th November, 2010 9:19am

By Sally Perry with 14 readers' comments

Nominate Your NHS Nursing Star

Nominate Your NHS Nursing Star

Show your appreciation for that special nurse or health visitor by nominating them for an award

Wednesday, 24th November, 2010 8:57am

By Alison Toney

The Be All And End All: IW Screening With Q&A

The Be All And End All: IW Screening With Q&A

Catch the IW screening of Bruce Webb's The Be All and End All next week

Tuesday, 23rd November, 2010 4:52pm

By Sally Perry

Watch Out For Diesel Spill In Sandown

Watch Out For Diesel Spill In Sandown

Beware of slippery road

Tuesday, 23rd November, 2010 3:15pm

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Petrol/Diesel Prices Update: South Wight

Petrol/Diesel Prices Update: South Wight

Latest fuel prices in South Wight

Tuesday, 23rd November, 2010 2:38pm

By Rachael Brooks