Isle of Wight NHS outlines strike-day plans

By David Newble

ISLE of Wight health bosses have revealed plans to ensure there will be a minimal impact on patient care if planned industrial action by junior doctors goes ahead next week.

War mine detonated off Bembridge

War mine detonated off Bembridge

By Emily Pearce

RYDE residents felt the earth move today (Friday) when the Royal Navy detonated a huge mine discovered off the Isle of Wight.

Festival organisers' delight at awards success

By Matt White

ORGANISERS of Bestival and the Isle of Wight Festival have spoken of their delight at receiving a clutch of accolades at last night's UK Festival Awards.

Why not use Black Friday savings to help toy appeal?

By Alexandra Hughes

WITH Black Friday deals making your Christmas shopping cheaper than usual, today is the perfect time to spare a thought for the Isle of Wight Christmas Toy Appeal by donating a gift.

Island businesses gather at Cowes Yacht Haven for annual awards night.

By Liam Young

The Island business community gathered last night for the Isle of Wight Chamber of Commerce Business Awards for Excellence 2015.


Trampoline: Olympic arena for competition

Trampoline: Olympic arena for competition

TRAMPOLINE THE National Trampoline League concluded on Saturday at the Copperbox Arena, London, with four Island representatives taking part.

Football fixtures for November 28 and December 1

Sydenhams Wessex League, Premier Division: Alresford Town v Cowes Sports, Verwood Town v Newport.

Cowes faced Wessex League high-flyers in Tuesday night clash

COWES Sports crumbled to defeat against Sydenhams Wessex League Premier Division leaders Horndean last night (Tuesday).

Newport handed away fixture in FA Vase

NEWPORT have been drawn against lower league opposition Tadley Calleva in the Third Round Proper of the FA Vase.


One worth dreaming about

PROPERTY OF THE WEEK MOONS Hill House is a magnificent Victorian country home in an idyllic location in Totland, recently renovated to an award-winning standard.

Appeal for careless driver to come forward

LETTERSFrom Kate Redrup, Ryde:
MAY I make an appeal for the seemingly heartless driver, who wrote my car off and then drove off without so much as a note, to come forward and admit what they have done.

Ill health that adds to truancy figures

LETTERS From Diana Kimpton, Cowes:
I WAS interested to read the Isle of Wight Council is concerned about poor school attendance but disappointed it seems, as always, to be concentrating on truancy and school suspensions.


Today - Cloudy
Temperature - Min: 1°C Max: 10°C
Wind - 31mph WSW
View 5 day Isle of Wight forecast
Weather Sponsor

Most Read

  1. Islanders flock to new Pandora store

    Thursday, November 26, 2015

  2. Rush-hour crash blocked road

    Thursday, November 26, 2015

  3. Great deals on Wight Friday

    Thursday, November 26, 2015

  4. War mine detonated off Bembridge

    Friday, November 27, 2015

  5. Christmas lights switch-on cancelled

    Thursday, November 26, 2015

View our Elgin Traffic & Travel Map
Travel News Sponsor