Three months after two Sandown hotels were destroyed by a fire, a woman has been charged with arson and is due to appear before Isle of Wight magistrates. 

Paula Skelly of Jersey Road in Portsmouth has been charged in connection with a fire that tore through The St Moritz and Tarvic 2 hotels on Culver Esplanade on 2 September.

The 62-year-old is due in court tomorrow (Friday).