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Church on the Roundabout helps Isle of Wight Foodbank

Church on the Roundabout helps Isle of Wight Foodbank

By David Newble

THE green shoots of a food revolution are sprouting on a small patch of land next to the Church on the Roundabout in Newport.

Isle of Wight Day recognised at business awards

By Matthew McKew

COMPANIES from across the Island celebrated success tonight at the Isle of Wight Chamber of Commerce Business Awards For Excellence 2016.

Isle of Wight: What's on this weekend

By Haydn Taylor

CHRISTMAS fun continues this weekend with plenty of Santas, stalls and lights on offer.

Get behind Small Business Saturday and help Isle of Wight businesses

By David Newble

TOMORROW is Small Business Saturday — a chance for Islanders to show support for local traders.

Brading Christmas Tree Festival underway

By a County Press reporter

BRADING Christmas Tree Festival launched today (Friday) and runs until Sunday.

Sport

Milestone midfielder

Milestone midfielder

FOOTBALL
NEWPORT captain Darren Powell could be set to make his 500th appearance for the club today (Saturday).

Football fixtures for December 3, 6

FOOTBALL FIXTURES

SATURDAY
Sydenhams Wessex League, Premier Division: Brockenhurst v Newport, Cowes Sports v Moneyfields.
Division 1: East Cowes Vics v Ringwood Town.
Wyvern League, East Division: Newport Reserves v Alton.

Club celebrates Island athletes

ATHLETICS
OUTSTANDING Island athletes and those who have gone above and beyond were recognised at an awards event last Friday.

Futsal: Newport win schools' tournament

EIGHTEEN schools took part in a four-week futsal tournament, won by Newport CE primary on Friday.

Features

Wide sea views and potential

PROPERTY OF THE WEEK
THE potential is as extensive as the sea views and far-reaching outlook to countryside at a cliff-top home, with glorious large gardens.
Not only is the indoor space at detached Cliff Edge, in Cliff Road, at Lake, flexible but outbuildings could be used in a number of ways and possibly accommodation, subject to permission.

Mobile bank could do better

LETTERS
From Colin Peckham, Freshwater:
A Lot of people have been complaining about banks closing on the Island.

Governor's words say much about schools

LETTERS
From Peter Shreeve, branch secretary Association of Teachers and Lecturers, Carisbrooke:
The headline “Schools at breaking point” (CP, 25-11-16) caught my attention.

A class apart a good thing

CHARLOTTE HOFTON
My immediate thought on learning about the possibility of a “club-class lounge” being installed on Red Funnel car ferries was one of considerable happiness and total support.

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