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Isle Of Wight Schools: Controversial 2021/22 Term Dates Revealed

Children and staff at Island schools would be “on their knees” if they adhere to the Isle of Wight Council’s term-time plans for 2021/22. That was the response of one school after the council published...

‘Go Eats’ Food Takeaway App Arrives On Isle Of Wight

A new food app offering takeaway menus from restaurants across the Isle of Wight has been officially launched. Island businessmen Kevin Barton and Mark Stafford, who created and launched the Uber-style taxi app, Go Taxi, last...

Isle Of Wight Sea Eagles To Feature On BBC’s Springwatch

Tonight (Thursday) the Isle of Wight's white-tailed eagle reintroduction project will feature on the BBC's Springwatch program. Six of the rare birds were released on the Isle of Wight last year for the first time...

Isle Of Wight Council ‘Successful’ In Sixth Form Campus Court Case

The Isle of Wight Council says it has successfully defended its legal case over the building of Christ the King College's sixth form campus in Carisbrooke. Isle of Wight Radio has contacted the school for...

Reports Of Crash In Calbourne

There are reports of a crash in Calbourne this afternoon (Thursday). *Updated* Isle of Wight Radio listeners say the two-vehicle collision has happened on Newport Road, near to Calbourne Water Mill. Drivers are advised to avoid the...

WATCH LIVE As Black Lives Matter Protesters Take To Newport

Islanders young and old have gathered in Newport this afternoon (Thursday) for the Isle of Wight's Black Lives Matter protest. Organisers say the gathering is a chance to show support following the death of George...

Suspected Stick Grenade Found At Shanklin Beach

A suspected piece of ordnance has been found at a beach in Shanklin this afternoon (Thursday). Ventnor Coastguard teams have been alerted to Small Hope Beach, Littlestairs. A member of the public spotted the suspected hand...

Dead Seal Discovered At St Helens Duver

A dead seal has been found at St Helens Duver. Isle of Wight Radio understands it died of natural causes. Islanders who spot any marine mammal strandings or deaths are being urged to report them. You can...

Black Lives Matter: Police ‘Confident’ Over Behaviour At Newport Protest

Police on the Isle of Wight have confirmed that officers will be in attendance at today's (Thursday's) Black Lives Matter protest in Newport. Hampshire Constabulary said it has already been 'engaging' with people attending and...

Podcast From An Attic In Godshill Could Be Top Of iTunes Chart, With Our...

An Isle of Wight Mum has created an advice podcast from her attic in Godshill  - which is currently number 2 in the iTunes Charts and she has just 48 hours to reach number...

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