Hampshire & Isle of Wight

Ventnor business start-up centre opens

Ventnor Enterprise Centre Image copyright Ventnor Town Council
Image caption The Ventnor Enterprise Centre is now home to seven small businesses

A centre for new businesses on the Isle of Wight will officially open later.

The Ventnor Enterprise Centre is now home to seven small businesses along with Ventnor Town Council, the police and a health visitor team.

The building was previously "underused", the town council said.

Town clerk David Bartlett said: "It has been a long project, a long journey, but it is now a wonderful facility for the town."

The Victorian four storey building on Dudley Road a 26-year lease to the town council from Isle of Wight Council.

Residents are invited to attend the opening between 11:00 GMT and 14:00 GMT.

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