Isle of Wight retailers ‘up in arms’ about four-day road closure

regent street road closure

Retailers say they have not been consulted and are up in arms about the road closure.

Saturday, 27th April, 2019 7:35pm

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Water company and customers must act to avoid 2050 ‘jaws of death’

water leak by alan stanton

Southern Water says the south of the country "truly faces the 'jaws of death' and will be asking customers to try to reduce their use.

Tuesday, 23rd April, 2019 8:05am

By Simon Fluendy with 3 readers' comments

Months of utility works on Staplers, Newport to start in the New Year

Roadworks lights:

Work begins on Monday 7 January 2019 and should finish by mid-April 2019 say Southern Water.

Monday, 24th December, 2018 9:30am

By Leilah Nicola with 8 readers' comments

Change in colour of water expected during upgrade

running tap

If you've noticed a change in the taste and odour of their water this month, here's why.

Thursday, 20th December, 2018 3:38pm

By Leilah Nicola

Ventnor beach included in ‘Beachbuoy’ water quality pilot scheme

ventnor beach

The new service allows people to check in on the quality of coastal water in Ventnor (and five other areas in the South).

Tuesday, 24th July, 2018 11:44am

By Leilah Nicola

Isle of Wight gas man retires after 45 years

SGN Operations managers Gavin, Phil, Paul and Glenn at Phil’s farewell lunch

Phil's bosses say he's been a loyal employee of SGN and his professionalism and dedication within operations has been second to none.

Thursday, 5th July, 2018 11:52am

By Waseem Hanif

1000s of Isle of Wight homeowners save money on heating bills with grants

home boiler by CORGI HomePlan

Thousands of Isle of Wight homes have had improvements implemented to their homes since the start of scheme to reduce the amount of energy required to heat properties.

Monday, 2nd July, 2018 11:04am

By Joseph Hook with 7 readers' comments

Use water wisely to avoid hose pipe ban, say water company


With temperatures rising and a heatwave sweeping across the UK, Southern Water say they're hitting peak demand for water and provide tips on how you can help to save water.

Tuesday, 26th June, 2018 7:52pm

By Ben Earl with 6 readers' comments

Have your say on future water supply for the Isle of Wight

Washing hands

Southern Water want to hear what you think about their long-term plan to "secure high quality drinking water for the South East over the next 50 years".

Thursday, 15th March, 2018 12:52pm

By Leilah Nicola with 2 readers' comments

Southern Water have just given OnTheWight an update and it’s pretty positive

running tap

We know there has been a lot of concern about possible loss of water, so have been in touch with Southern Water who've given reassuring news.

Sunday, 4th March, 2018 12:16pm

By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments

Shanklin and Ventnor road closure could last two weeks

road closed sign

The road closure that starts Wednesday 28th February could last for up to two weeks whilst Southern Water repair a sewer in the carriageway.

Monday, 26th February, 2018 12:35pm

By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments

Cold snap coming, tips on how to stay warmer

pugs under blanket

As the next cold snap approaches, E.ON have shared some very simple ways to stay warm and cosy at home.

Thursday, 22nd February, 2018 2:29pm

By Sally Perry