According to a recent report from Shelter, an estimated £2 billion a year is spent by UK parents helping their offspring climb the first step on the property ladder. The consequence is so depleting the reserves of ‘The Bank of Mum and Dad’ that parents are delaying retiring by several years.
Three cars have been broken into in Ventnor this week. …continue
Ventnor Town Council has been awarded £95,000 by the Coastal Communities Fund, towards the new Ventnor Enterprise Centre. …continue
A faulty microwave was thought to have caused a house fire in Brading in the early hours of this morning (Friday). …continue
The new interim chief executive of the Earl Mountbatten Hospice has conceded it had been a difficult year for the organisation but described its staff and volunteers as remarkable. …continue
People's homes have been destroyed by a major fire in Niton. …continue
Red Funnel will trial a reduced ferry rate for small vans, minibuses, horseboxes and motor-homes. …continue