Hampshire children's services move approved
Isle of Wight councillors overwhelmingly backed plans for Hampshire County Council to run the Island's children's services last night (Wednesday).
Residents 'detain' people at scene of car fire
Residents in East Cowes detained three people at the scene of a car fire this morning (Thursday), according to the Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue Service.
Bembridge lifeboat in late-night yacht rescue
Bembridge RNLI crew spent around five-and-a-half hours at sea rescuing a yacht last night (Wednesday).
Crime down at 'safe and successful' festival
Early crime figures reveal fewer arrests at the Isle of Wight Festival compared to last year.
Tourists invited to 'walk with dinosaurs'
UPDATE: 19 Jun 13 17:27
A new dinosaur experience has been launched today, in a move to attract visitors from all over Britain to the Isle of Wight.
IW Festival's John Giddings Signs Up To NHS Trust
Promoter John Giddings signs up as a member of the Isle of Wight NHS Trust during his Isle of Wight Festival.
Rain Warning For Isle of Wight
The Met Office is warning of heavy rain over parts of the Isle of Wight tomorrow.
MP's Call To Islanders To Get Involved In Euro Debate
The Conservative Party and Island MP Andrew Turner are asking Islanders to ‘co-sponsor’ a draft law to bring in a national referendum on the EU.
Co-op shoppers support West Wight charities
Two West Wight charities have received a share of £30,000, thanks to Co-op shoppers.
Media launch for dinosaur app
Members of the national media are on the Island today (Wednesday) to celebrate a new dinosaur visitor experience.