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Letter To The Editor: Is Our Highways Department Out Of Control?

Letter To The Editor: Is Our Highways Department Out Of Control?

One Islander shares their frustrations with the workings of the highways department

Tuesday, 21st June, 2011 5:17pm

By The Tree with 8 readers' comments

Letter To The Editor: Why No Free School Uniforms For Cowes?

Letter To The Editor: Why No Free School Uniforms For Cowes?

One VB reader was very unhappy to read that some schools will have help with the cost of new uniforms, but others not.

Monday, 20th June, 2011 9:20am

By Diana Kimpton with 7 readers' comments

Rotting Seaweed Causing Problems For Ryde Residents and Businesses

Rotting Seaweed Causing Problems For Ryde Residents and Businesses

One business owner on Ryde Esplanade has had enough of the stench from rotting seaweed and wants something done about it

Tuesday, 31st May, 2011 5:11pm

By A Roving Reporter with 62 readers' comments

Library Campaigners To Meet Department for Culture Media & Sport

Library Campaigners To Meet  Department for Culture Media & Sport

Library campaigners ask you to email them questions for their meeting with the The Department for Culture Media & Sport

Friday, 27th May, 2011 3:19pm

By Dave Quigley with 3 readers' comments

Heights Leisure Centre May Still Retain Spa Say Council

Heights Leisure Centre May Still Retain Spa Say Council

Council officer says that plans are being revised to see whether Spa can remain at Heights Leisure Centre

Wednesday, 25th May, 2011 10:38am

By Sally Perry with 7 readers' comments

Letter To The Editor: Coin in the Slot Loos

Letter To The Editor: Coin in the Slot Loos

Marcia shares an idea to keep the public loos open

Monday, 23rd May, 2011 9:05am

By Marcia Forsyth-Grant with 6 readers' comments

Letter To The Editor: Is Europe Closed Too?

Letter To The Editor: Is Europe Closed Too?

Retired Hack returns from a trip in Europe

Friday, 20th May, 2011 9:33am

By Retired Hack with 10 readers' comments

Letter To The Editor: Withdrawal Of Bus Payments For Faith Schools

Letter To The Editor: Withdrawal Of Bus Payments For Faith Schools

One mother shares her views on the changes to discretionary concessionary fares for faith schools on the Island

Thursday, 19th May, 2011 4:43pm

By Concerned Mother with 39 readers' comments

Open Letter to the Isle of Wight Council and Andrew Turner MP By VB Reader

Open Letter to the Isle of Wight Council and Andrew Turner MP By VB Reader

Open letter to the council and MP by Newport resident unhappy with PFI decisions

Friday, 6th May, 2011 2:29pm

By Steven Goodman with 7 readers' comments

Letter To The Editor: Astounded At £2.5m Spend on Leisure Centres

Letter To The Editor: Astounded At £2.5m Spend on Leisure Centres

Treasurer of West Wight Sports Centre shares his views on the proposed £2.5m spend on The Heights

Wednesday, 4th May, 2011 10:31am

By WJL French with 12 readers' comments

Letter To The Editor: Over-Recycling?

Letter To The Editor: Over-Recycling?

Mark's not sure that Island will be able to cope with fortnightly waste collections.

Thursday, 28th April, 2011 6:00pm

By Mark Lansbury with 5 readers' comments

Letter to the Editor: Confusing Signals From Council

Letter to the Editor: Confusing Signals From Council

One reader shares his views on the

Monday, 18th April, 2011 1:31pm

By Steven Goodman with 8 readers' comments