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Letter To The Editor: Formula One On The Isle Of Wight?

Letter To The Editor: Formula One On The Isle Of Wight?

VB reader Ron Chonner is back with another Letter to the Editor. To be taken with a pinch of salt ;-)

Friday, 20th January, 2012 10:06am

By Ron Chonner with one comment

Letter To The Editor: Shopping Musuem?

Letter To The Editor: Shopping Musuem?

VB reader, Louis Lawrence shares his views on the demise of the High Street and the role the Isle of Wight council play in its future.

Thursday, 19th January, 2012 12:04pm

By Louis Lawrence with 16 readers' comments

Letter to the Editor: Superfast Broadband, But At What Price?

Letter to the Editor: Superfast Broadband, But At What Price?

John questions if broadband for the Island is the right place to be spending council money.

Wednesday, 18th January, 2012 10:51am

By John Smith with 18 readers' comments

Letter To The Editor: NHS Funding Board Have Left Me To Die

Letter To The Editor: NHS Funding Board Have Left Me To Die

Robert Wilkinson says he's been given a death sentence by NHS Fuding Board who have denied funding for a new drug that could improve his quality of life as he faces up to terminal cancer.

Monday, 16th January, 2012 3:12pm

By Robert Wilkinson with 33 readers' comments

Letter To The Editor: Prince Philip

Letter To The Editor: Prince Philip

VB reader Ron Chonner shares his views on healthcare for the Royals.

Wednesday, 28th December, 2011 12:25pm

By Ron Chonner with 18 readers' comments

Letter To The Editor: Hawks To Take On Pigeons In Ventnor (Updated)

Letter To The Editor: Hawks To Take On Pigeons In Ventnor (Updated)

One VB reader shares their view on the decision by the Ventnor Town Council to employ the services of a Harris Hawk to deal with a pigeon problem in the town. He says they should have consulted the experts first.

Wednesday, 21st December, 2011 11:57am

By Stephan Voigt with 33 readers' comments

Letter To The Editor: Our Beloved Buses

Letter To The Editor: Our Beloved Buses

VB reader, Ron Chonner, is concerned about the Island buses.

Friday, 16th December, 2011 8:26am

By Ron Chonner with 43 readers' comments

Offer To Councillors: Come And Try A Care Workers’ Day

Offer To Councillors: Come And Try A Care Workers’ Day

A VB reader shares an open letter to Cllr Pugh suggesting he (and invites all other councillors too) shadow a care worker for a day.

Thursday, 15th December, 2011 12:51pm

By John Luckett with 11 readers' comments

Letter To The Editor: Further Developments At Tesco?

Letter To The Editor: Further Developments At Tesco?

With his tongue firmly in cheek, Ron Chonner tackles the subject of supermarket monolith, Tesco.

Sunday, 27th November, 2011 11:11am

By Ron Chonner with 8 readers' comments

Hazel Wyld: Open Letter To The Council On Adult Social Care

Hazel Wyld: Open Letter To The Council On Adult Social Care

VB published open letter to the council from VB reader Hazel Wyld regarding adult social care

Monday, 14th November, 2011 12:38pm

By Hazel Wyld with 6 readers' comments

Letter To The Editor: We’re Crossing Our Legs In Ventnor

Letter To The Editor: We’re Crossing Our Legs In Ventnor

Not only are some of our toilets now on winter closures, but one VB reader tells us that the four lights have been left extravagantly burning for five weeks since the closure.

Tuesday, 8th November, 2011 9:18am

By Evelyn Knowles with 8 readers' comments

Letter To The Editor: Self-Service Libraries

Letter To The Editor: Self-Service Libraries

One reader shares his view of the new self-service machines at Newport and Ryde libraries.

Monday, 7th November, 2011 2:26pm

By Jack Morton with 8 readers' comments