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Heatseeking Cameras To Target Homes For Insultation Scheme

Heatseeking Cameras To Target Homes For Insultation Scheme

A heat seeking vehicle will travel around the Island hoping to pinpoint homes that could benefit from better insulation.

Tuesday, 10th November, 2009 4:37pm

By Sally Perry with one comment

Isle of Wight in Lonely Planet Top Ten Cycling Routes

Isle of Wight rank in the top ten of best cycling routes.

Tuesday, 10th November, 2009 2:50pm

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Permaculture in Palestine

Permaculture in Palestine

Wendy Cooper will be one of three giving a talk about a recent trip to Palestine.

Tuesday, 10th November, 2009 11:05am

By Wendy Cooper

Take Control Is The Message During Self Care Week

Take Control Is The Message During Self Care Week

Find out how to take control of your long term illness during Self Care Week.

Tuesday, 10th November, 2009 10:50am

By Sally Perry

Top Cycle Campaigner Heads to the Island

Top Cycle Campaigner Heads to the Island

Al leading cycling campaigner will be making his way to the island next week to address the AGM of the CycleWight Group.

Tuesday, 10th November, 2009 10:13am

By Sally Perry

Isle of Wight Council Reject 10:10 Carbon Reduction Agreement (UPDATE 2)

Isle of Wight Council Reject 10:10 Carbon Reduction Agreement (UPDATE 2)

IW Council decides not to sign up for a plan to reduce carbon emissions.

Monday, 9th November, 2009 3:17pm

By Sally Perry with 13 readers' comments

IW College In Final For Website Competition

IW College In Final For Website Competition

Well done to the college for improvements to their site.

Monday, 9th November, 2009 1:40pm

By Simon Perry

IW Short Film Festival Teams Up With Minghella Film Festival

IW Short Film Festival Teams Up With Minghella Film Festival

The IOW Short Film Fest will be joining forces with the Minghella Film Festival next year.

Monday, 9th November, 2009 1:06pm

By Sally Perry

BBC Blast: Three Days Til Blast Off

BBC Blast: Three Days Til Blast Off

The BBC Blast roadshow is on the island later in the week.

Monday, 9th November, 2009 12:28pm

By Sally Perry with one comment

Isle of Wight Football League Results: Sunday 8th November 2009

Isle of Wight Football League Results: Sunday 8th November 2009

Results of the Sunday matches on the Island.

Monday, 9th November, 2009 11:47am

By Sally Perry

Isle of Wight Potters: Past and Present, Not Forgotten

Isle of Wight Potters: Past and Present, Not Forgotten

A new book by Island Potters features the history of Isle of Wight Potteries.

Monday, 9th November, 2009 11:14am

By Lisa Dowden with 4 readers' comments

Isle of Wight Football League Results: Saturday 7th November 2009

Isle of Wight Football League Results: Saturday 7th November 2009

Run down on the results from Saturday.

Monday, 9th November, 2009 10:33am

By Simon Perry