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Investigation after bank cards stolen from hotel

Investigation after bank cards stolen from hotel

By David Newble

BANK cards have been stolen from a hotel in Bembridge this week.

Body found at Bembridge

By A County Press reporter

A MAN'S body has been discovered at a holiday park in Bembridge this afternoon (Friday).

Police patrols after children report possible gun sighting

By Ross Findon

POLICE have said they will be patrolling an area of Newport after a group of children reported possibly seeing a man with a gun last night (Thursday).

More cash to boost green travel on the Isle of Wight

By A County Press reporter

WORK to get more people cycling and walking on the Isle of Wight has had a £450,000 boost from the Department for Transport.

Fears Isle of Wight pet was latest victim of the 'Croydon Cat Killer'

By James Woolven

A PSYCHOPATHIC cat killer may be loose on the Isle of Wight.

Sport

Football: Ryde hosts Isle of Wight beach soccer championships

Football: Ryde hosts Isle of Wight beach soccer championships

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THE largest youth beach soccer tournament in the UK has got under way in Ryde today (Friday).

Sailing: Sir Ben rules the waves

NEW Isle of Wight resident Sir Ben Ainslie was king of The Solent this weekend as he led his Land Rover BAR team to victory in the Louis Vuitton America’s Cup World Series.

Swimming: Development meet a great success for West Wight squad

SWIMMING SIX medals and 32 personal best times were the reward for two excellent weekends of swimming by West Wight Swimming Club members.

Netball’s big night

NETBALL IT WAS party time for Solent Netball Club as they dominated proceedings at the IW Netball Club’s annual awards night at the Eight Bells, Carisbrooke.

Features

Stone’s throw from the beach

PROPERTY OF THE WEEK The name says it all at Mari Laetare as the property’s moniker is Latin for Rejoice in the Sea.

Hampshire should probe Nine Acres issues

?From V. Lewis, Carisbrooke:
What an utterly puerile and useless response from Hampshire County Council to your report over the matter of 11 out of the 14 teachers having allegedly left because of issues with Nine Acres Primary School headteacher Beth Dyer (CP, 22-07-16).

Pollen pests

LETTERS From Mrs M G Mallinson, Bembridge:
I am extremely old now and people to whom I am related have to drive me around.

So much to love about our Island

THERE has been righteous indignation all round this week on the Island after comparison website uSwitch named the IW the 15th worst place to live in Britain.

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