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KAHU SALVAGE GETS UNDERWAY

UPDATED: An operation to salvage the wreckage of Kahu, a multimillion pound boat that sunk following a 9-hour fire on Tuesday, continues today (Saturday)...

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CONFUSION OVER UNUSUAL HELICOPTER

Residents were left confused by the presence of a yellow helicopter yesterday (Thursday), which was seen to be flying across the Island. A number of reports...

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FREE PARKING FOR CHRISTMAS SHOP

The Isle of Wight Council will provide free parking in its car parks for a day in the run up to Christmas as part of a new initiative aimed at boosting local...

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LEST WE FORGET

Islanders are invited to pay their respects for the fallen as the annual field of remembrance returns to Carisbrooke Castle. In a ceremony yesterday morning...

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FIREWORKS LIGHT UP THE SKIES

VIDEO: Thousands of spectators enjoyed the sight and sound of fireworks at Arreton Barns yesterday (Tuesday) as the annual bonfire night celebrations returned...

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MAJOR ROAD SCHEMES GET UNDERWAY

Two major road schemes have got underway on the Island this week, including work to stablise Undercliff Drive in St Lawrence. The arterial route between Niton...

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HOTEL DEVELOPMENT GETS UNDERWAY

Hotel chain Travelodge are set to begin work on a new £2.3million hotel in Ryde this week. The hotel, which is to be built on the former site of Wight Motors...

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TWO INCIDENTS END QUIET SPELL

After a very quiet October, Bembridge RNLI were tasked to two separate incidents in quick succession overnight. Shortly after 21:30, the All Weather Lifeboat...

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LOCAL FLOODING AFTER HIGH TIDE

A number of roads have been left looking like rivers today  when the tide came in overnight after flood warnings were put in place for the northern sector of...

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CELEBRITIES ENJOY WIGHT WEEKEND

EXCLUSIVE: The Isle of Wight played host to a number of celebrities this weekend including one not-so-legendary rocker. British singer-songwriter Katy B was...

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PRINCE PHILLIP FLIES IN FOR VISIT

HRH The Duke of Edinburgh visited the Isle of Wight yesterday (Saturday), flying in by helicopter. The Queen’s husband, Prince Phillip, visited the historical...

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COASTAL FLOOD ALERT ISSUED

The Environment Agency has this evening (Saturday) issued a flood alert for the Island’s coastal areas. Wave heights are likely to be 3 -4 m but there is...

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