Isle of Wight Services
Pupils from Northwood Primary School in East Cowes have been given the tools to grow their own food with a donation by The Southern Co-operative.
Sainsbury’s recently raised £490 through Going Yellow for the Isle of Wight Hospice. As loyal supporters of the Hospice, staff dressed in Yellow all day and collections were made at the tills.
Work to repair roads affected by hot weather conditions earlier this year will get underway over the next two weeks.
An appeal for more information is being made following a report of a distinctive car being stolen on the Isle of Wight.
Police are appealing for witnesses to identify a motorist and vehicle after a collision in Sandown on the Isle of Wight.
The Island’s MP, Andrew Turner is encouraging Islanders to support ‘Labelling Matters’ the EU wide campaign on labelling foods with the method of farm production. The campaign is jointly organised by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA), Compassion in World Farming, the Soil Association and the World Society for the Protection of Animals (WSPA).
A morning training exercise turned into live rescue when Cowes Lifeboat was asked to assist a 35ft Yacht experiencing difficulties in the deteriorating weather conditions in the eastern Solent.
There is still time for residents to take part in a consultation seeking views on how the Isle of Wight music service should be run in future.