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Ryde School has unveiled plans for a major new development. It wants to construct a new boarding house for around 68 pupils and add outside sports pitch facilities.The plans for the boarding house are now with the Isle of Wight Council and plans for the sports pitch are due to be submitted soon.The work will also see improved access for emergency...
A sinkhole has appeared in Yarmouth closing the town's High Street this afternoon (Friday). UPDATED PICTURESIsland Roads said the High Street has been closed from its junction with South Street and St James' Square.A collapsed drain is thought to be the cause.Repairs works by Island Roads are underway.
Terror fears were sparked on the Isle of Wight after a car was left on the vehicle deck of a Wightlink ferry in Fishbourne, after all passengers and vehicles had disembarked. Quick-thinking workers on board the ferry alerted the police and HM Coastguard on Wednesday evening (22).Staff searched passenger and vehicle lists and checked CCTV, which confirmed the elderly driver...
A new company has been formed in a bid to acquire the derelict Ryde Arena building. Wight Ice Leisure Limited has been officially registered by the people behind the Ryde Community Action Group, who want to save the arena.The group recently announced plans to try to raise funds to purchase the venue.Robina Marshall from the group explained why it has...