Floating Bridge: Awaiting delivery and fitting of ‘part’ before resuming (updated)

floaty and crane

The floating bridge came back into service on Monday morning, was suspended by Wednesday evening and is still out of action today (Friday).

Friday, 15th December, 2017 10:37am

By Sally Perry with one comment

Isle of Wight roadworks and road closures 15th December 2017

roadworks on the Isle of Wight

If you’re out and about on Isle of Wight roads today (15th December) find out more about possible travel delays by looking at our list of Isle of Wight roadworks and road closures.

Friday, 15th December, 2017 6:47am

By Sally Perry

Floating Bridge suspended following problem with ramp (update 3)

floating bridge suspended

Just three days after coming back into service the Cowes Floating Bridge has been suspended due to technical problems.

Thursday, 14th December, 2017 8:20am

By Sally Perry with 8 readers' comments

Isle of Wight roadworks and road closures 14th December 2017

Road closed block

If you’re out and about on Isle of Wight roads today (14th December) find out more about possible travel delays by looking at our list of Isle of Wight roadworks and road closures.

Thursday, 14th December, 2017 6:47am

By Sally Perry

Isle of Wight roadworks and road closures 13th December 2017

road closed sign

If you’re out and about on Isle of Wight roads today (13th December) find out more about possible travel delays by looking at our list of Isle of Wight roadworks and road closures.

Wednesday, 13th December, 2017 6:47am

By Sally Perry

Isle of Wight roadworks and road closures 12th December 2017

roadworks

If you’re out and about on Isle of Wight roads today (12th December) find out more about possible travel delays by looking at our list of Isle of Wight roadworks and road closures.

Tuesday, 12th December, 2017 7:31am

By Sally Perry

Floating Bridge: Isle of Wight council must reject new floating bridge say stakeholders

cowes floating bridge

The Floating Bridge Stakeholders Group say the bridge must meet the Statement of Requirements and it doesn't. They're calling for it to be rejected and a new one bought with a low interest loan.

Monday, 11th December, 2017 12:02pm

By Angela Booth with 15 readers' comments

Isle of Wight roadworks and road closures 11th December 2017

Roadworks sign with red traffic light

If you’re out and about on Isle of Wight roads today (11th December) find out more about possible travel delays by looking at our list of Isle of Wight roadworks and road closures.

Monday, 11th December, 2017 6:47am

By Sally Perry

Isle of Wight roadworks and road closures 8th December 2017

Road Closed at Undercliff Drive

If you’re out and about on Isle of Wight roads today (8th December) find out more about possible travel delays by looking at our list of Isle of Wight roadworks and road closures.

Friday, 8th December, 2017 7:44am

By Sally Perry

Major Newport road closed due to burst water main

road closed sign

The roads have been closed for emergency water main repairs.

Thursday, 7th December, 2017 12:27pm

By Sally Perry with one comment

Floating Bridge back in service next week

floating bridge

The Cowes floating bridge is scheduled to reopen to the public this coming Monday (11 December) as part of an extended trial period that will take place this month.

Thursday, 7th December, 2017 11:03am

By IW Council Press Office with 8 readers' comments

Isle of Wight roadworks and road closures 7th December 2017

Road ahead closed

If you’re out and about on Isle of Wight roads today (7th December) find out more about possible travel delays by looking at our list of Isle of Wight roadworks and road closures.

Thursday, 7th December, 2017 6:50am

By Sally Perry