Isle of Wight News

For up-to-date news from across the Isle of Wight, we report on the issues that affect you.

Stay on top of political matters by following our live coverage from Isle of Wight council meetings – where we report what’s happening so you don’t need to travel to Newport.

OnTheWight always provides comprehensive coverage of local and national elections – providing insight into what each candidate stands for.

We always welcome story leads from our readers. If you’ve got a story lead, or have news to share with our readers, get in touch.

Budget Report 2010 For The South East

Budget Report 2010 For The South East

Direct from HM Treasury.

Tuesday, 22nd June, 2010 1:43pm

By Sally Perry with 10 readers' comments

Quick Summary of Budget

These from the Tweets we sent out at the time

Tuesday, 22nd June, 2010 1:36pm

By Simon Perry

JP Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race: Time Lapse Video

JP Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race: Time Lapse Video

Love this time lapse video of Round the Island race

Tuesday, 22nd June, 2010 12:25pm

By Sally Perry

Cornflake Eating Badgers At Enchanted Manor

Cornflake Eating Badgers At Enchanted Manor

Badgers get a taste of the high life

Tuesday, 22nd June, 2010 11:03am

By Simon Perry with 3 readers' comments

Ventnor Cricket Club Results

Ventnor Cricket Club Results

Results from the weekend

Tuesday, 22nd June, 2010 8:05am

By Graeme Burnett

BP Chief Grilled For Watching Round the Island

BP Chief Grilled For Watching Round the Island

Whoops, BP Chief causes more ructions over the oil spillage by taking a day off

Monday, 21st June, 2010 2:39pm

By Sally Perry with 12 readers' comments

Botanic Garden Bring ‘Hoppiness’ To All

Botanic Garden Bring ‘Hoppiness’ To All

Hops growing returns to the Island at the Ventnor Botanics

Monday, 21st June, 2010 2:09pm

By Rachael Brooks with 3 readers' comments

VB Flickr Group Picture of the Week

VB Flickr Group Picture of the Week

Zombie strawberry swipers hit

Monday, 21st June, 2010 12:53pm

By Sally Perry with one comment

Halsey Duo Supports Young Hospice Cyclists

Halsey Duo Supports Young Hospice Cyclists

Support those supporting the Hospice

Monday, 21st June, 2010 11:44am

By Helen Foster with one comment

Michael Acton Makes Final Stages of Prestigious Writing Competition

Michael Acton Makes Final Stages of Prestigious Writing Competition

Congratulations to local writer, Michael Acton

Monday, 21st June, 2010 11:09am

By Sally Perry with one comment

Budget Detail On VentnorBlog Tomorrow

Budget Detail On VentnorBlog Tomorrow

Tune in to VentnorBlog tomorrow for the details.

Monday, 21st June, 2010 10:43am

By Simon Perry

Red Funnel Training Exercise in Southampton Water/Solent This Morning

Red Funnel Training Exercise in Southampton Water/Solent This Morning

Training exercise out on the waters this morning

Monday, 21st June, 2010 10:38am

By Rachael Brooks