Belgrave Road: Action to be taken over the weekend before bad weather arrives

belgrave road srp 24 jan 2020

The Isle of Wight council say they will be taking action over the weekend at the Belgrave Road landslip. Details within

Friday, 24th January, 2020 8:29pm

By IW Council Press Office

If you see these angel wings around the Isle of Wight this is what they mean

tom holding the angel wings logo

Angel wing window stickers are available now in return for a donation to the Wight Brainy Bunch charity. Find out what they mean within

Thursday, 23rd January, 2020 7:33pm

By Sally Perry

Belgrave Road Landslip: No compulsory evacuations so far, say Isle of Wight council

Belgrave Road with utility vans

Contrary to what you may have heard there have been no compulsory evacuations. OnTheWight has confirmed this with Isle of Wight council today

Wednesday, 22nd January, 2020 5:58pm

By Sally Perry

Belgrave Road landslip: One-way traffic revoked to allow access to properties (latest photos)

Belgrave Road on Tuesday 21st January

To allow residents on Belgrave Road to access their properties, the one way system has been revoked. See the latest photos from the site

Tuesday, 21st January, 2020 3:56pm

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Belgrave Road landslip: Island Roads monitoring around the clock

Belgrave Road on Tuesday morning

The public are reminded to respect the road closures in place and not put themselves at risk by entering the area. The council say it's neither safe nor practical for them to take any steps to intervene at this stage

Tuesday, 21st January, 2020 11:50am

By IW Council Press Office with 6 readers' comments

Belgrave Road landslip: Island Roads advise evacuation for at least one property (photos)

belgrave road landslide at night shot

Island Roads have reinforced the road closure with steel fencing and advised evacuation of at least one property

Sunday, 19th January, 2020 6:55pm

By Sally Perry with 4 readers' comments

Belgrave Road landslip: Council uncertain how it happened or how to safely fix it (new photos)

The council explain they are currently uncertain of what caused the retaining wall to fail - and indeed how they can safely get to it to fix it

Friday, 17th January, 2020 4:48pm

By IW Council Press Office with 11 readers' comments

Residents fear for road after partial collapse of retaining wall in Ventnor (photos) (updated)

Island Roads have closed the road

One resident said he'd been telling the Isle of Wight council about the problem for over 30 years. The road has been closed to traffic

Thursday, 16th January, 2020 11:56am

By Sally Perry with 6 readers' comments

Improvements to section of M27 approved, with tech solutions to bottleneck problems

motorway roadworks

If you use the M27 and have experienced delays due to the bottleneck at Junction 7, these improvements should be welcomed

Wednesday, 15th January, 2020 10:47am

By Maria Zaccaro, Local Democracy Reporter with 4 readers' comments

Reopening Undercliff Drive is ‘crucial to our way of life’, says Parish Councillor

undercliff drive - january 2020 from the ventnor end

A councillor with Niton and Whitwell Parish Council explains the determined work they have been carrying out since the 2014 Undercliff Drive landslip and explains why reopening the road is crucial to the village's way of life

Monday, 13th January, 2020 6:39pm

By Sally Perry with 18 readers' comments

19-year-old woman dies in single car collision: Police appeal for information

white lily

Our thoughts are with the teenager's family and friends. If you saw the car or have dashcam footage, please get in touch with the police. Details within

Saturday, 11th January, 2020 11:35am

By Hampshire Constabulary

Isle of Wight council submit Undercliff Drive funding bid to Government

Undercliff Drive march 2019

When Dave Stewart became Isle of Wight council leader in 2017 he vowed to reopen Undercliff Drive

Friday, 10th January, 2020 5:52pm

By Louise Hill, Local Democracy Reporter with 13 readers' comments