Families of those in the Armed Forces are the focus for this year's Poppy Appeal, which launched in Newport on Saturday 19th October.
Two members of the public have been given chief fire officer commendations for bravery by the Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue Service in recognition of their efforts to save an elderly woman from a house fire.
Scott Waldrop, Group Managing Director for Eurovia in the UK, the company behind controversial plans for an asphalt plant in Cowes has confirmed measures to upgrade the Blackwater Quarry site will soon go ahead, meaning they can drop highly controversial proposals for Medina Wharf.The move to upgrade the site at Blackwater has been developed due to the high levels of public concern expressed over the Cowes plan.
Managing director of Smart Training awarded national business honour.
Ward Member for Newport West
Ward Member for Newport South
The official Isle of Wight Christmas Toy Appeal has smashed its target. …continue
A poor weather forecast has forced the decision to postpone a parade in Ryde, which had been due to be held on Friday (13 December 2013). …continue
Plans to reshape youth services on the Island have been announced. …continue
A man and woman arrested by officers from Operation Elveden yesterday (Thursday 12 December 2013) have been bailed by police. …continue
Grants of up to £5,000 are on offer to crime fighting projects that support the Police and Crime Commissioner for Hampshire and the Isle of Wight's plans. …continue
A man and woman have been arrested under the Operation Elveden investigation. …continue