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Carers’ Forum: Councillor to answer queries on personal budgets

If you hold a personal budget - or if your cared for person is in residential care but you feel you need a personal budget - this meeting is for you.

Isle of Wight News: December 2012 recap

Rosie guest edits our annual recap series, working her way through 3,000+ articles to bring you a selection for each month of 2012.

Martin Bell to launch Independent Election Campaign on the Isle of Wight

UNICEF Ambassador, former war correspondent and Independent MP Martin Bell OBE will launch the Isle of Wight Independent Group's election campaign ...

MP meets Trades Union and raises ferry issues in Parliament

Not a very encouraging response from Leader of the House after Turner raises Islanders' concerns over ferry cuts.

Isle of Wight News: November 2012 recap

Rosie guest edits our annual recap series, working her way through 3,000+ articles to bring you a selection for each month of 2012.

Your jolly news: An antidote to bad news

Here's a bundle of your personal-updates that let us know that there are loads of good things happening on the Island (74 and counting!), even if m...

Betty Haunt Lane wind turbine: Planning’s reasoning for switching to refusal

It's unusual for IWC Planning officer to change their mind on their recommendation just before a meeting, so we asked them why.

Prison closure could affect NHS staff

Spare a thought for those NHS staff whose jobs may also be at risk due to prison closure

‘Keep It Rural’ group will fight large-scale developments

New campaign group aims to oppose large scale development in rural villages

Artigiano relocation puts jobs at risk

Up to 35 people working for the clothing firm could lose their jobs are warehouse is relocated to Wiltshire.

Isle of Wight News: October 2012 recap

Rosie guest edits our annual recap series, working her way through 3,000+ articles to bring you a selection for each month of 2012.

Liz Earle to open new fulfilment centre

This looks like some positive news. Most welcome after the last few days of various jobs losses on the Island.

Police release photograph of wanted man on the Isle of Wight

If you see this man do not approach him, say police

Wightlink / Macquarie respond to MP’s tax accusation

Wightlink and their owners respond to Andrew Turner questioning their tax arrangements.

Camp Hill prison closure could affect over 200 jobs

The closure could affect 80 officers and 200 staff says Prison Officers Association

Jam Tarts & Tractors seeking experienced machinists

Two new machinists are needed for burgeoning Island business.

Arts Council Approve Bid For Music Hub But Jobs Still At Risk

The Island gets approval from the Arts Council for a music education hub, but jobs of those working in the Music Service are still at risk. Followi...

Wet Weather Causes Delay To British-Grown Asparagus Season

Here's one for the foodies amongst you - the wet and cold weather has delayed the start of the Asparagus season, crop yield is only 5% of the same ...

Teddy Bear Appeal For Childreach International

Appeal for at least 200 teddies as part of fundraising effort for Childreach International

Bee Swarm: What To Do If You Spot One

Just get on the phone to the Isle of Wight Bee Keepers Association if you spot a swarm of bees.

Ten Isle of Wight Beaches Make The Good Beach Guide

Ten beaches are recommended for their water quality by the Marine Conservation Society in their Good Beach Guide released today.

Gingernut Biscuits Auctioned For Ellen MacArthur Trust

Well done to all involved in the Ellen MacArthur Trust auction that raised over £30,000 for the charity that helps children with cancer.

Southern Water Will Tackle Leaks To Cut Water Wastage

Inside Out drought special on tonight from 7.30pm (BBC1)

Isle of Wight Car Club: Steve Wells Picks Up A Podium

Island amateur racing driver wins silverware at Brands Hatch last weekend

Independent Living: Help Available Right Now in Newport

Do you have an elderly relative, are you a carer for someone else, or do you have a disability yourself? There is an event going on in Newport righ...

Delegated Decision On Waste Contract Advisors Called-In By Independent Councillors

Four Independent Isle of Wight councillors have called-in the delegated decision to spend £500,000 on advisors for the waste contract

Lifeboat Lotto: Jackpot Rises To £4,100

Jackpot rises to £4,100

Grant Funding Available For Adult Learning Opportunities

Grants from the council are available for those wishing to offer adult learning in cultural activities, sports, active recreation and activities to...

Isle of Wight Monkey Run Returns This Weekend

Monkey bike enthusiasts will gather on the Island this weekend

Go Slow

Howdie all. We’re going to be at a Wedding today, so won’t be publishing. Hope you all have a super day!

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