Dolphins spotted off the Isle of Wight

Dolphins spotted off the Isle of Wight

By A County Press reporter

THE WARM weather has brought many summer visitors to the Isle of Wight, but none more welcome than a pod of dolphins.

Provisional statistics for Isle of Wight GCSE grades released

By Emily Pearce

AROUND 48 per cent of Isle of Wight students have achieved five good GCSEs, according to provisional figures released today (Friday).

Police search for missing man in Bembridge

By A County Press reporter

POLICE are searching for a missing man in Bembridge.

Body found in Newport

By a County Press reporter

A MAN'S body was found at a property in Newport today (Friday).

Cyclists trained as 'ride leaders' to encourage more organised rides

By Luke Joynes

ENTHUSIASTIC cyclists have been trained as ‘ride leaders’ to encourage more organised cycle rides across the Island.

Fight for the Wight

Fight for the Wight


Horse Riding: Courtney’s riding high

Horse Riding: Courtney’s riding high

HORSERIDER Courtney Sanderson has become the youngest person in the country to qualify as a show judge.

Football fixtures for August 27, 29 and 30



Sydenhams Wessex League, Premier Division: Hamworthy United v Newport; Cowes Sports v AFC Portchester.

Athletics: Get inspired by Team GB

AN OPPORTUNITY to try athletics will be on offer as part of a national initiative.

Cricket: Newport win decider to seal title

NEWPORT have been crowned champions of the Isle of Wight Cricket League after beating Northwood in a title decider yesterday (Saturday).


Home you can love and leave

PROPERTY OF THE WEEK TAKE a prestigious Cowes street high up behind the seafront with views over The Solent and start line for sailing events, add plentiful, beautifully finished split-level space and you have Perceval.

Island Roads made my day

LETTERS From Brian Keightley, Sandown:
While returning from Newport to Sandown last Friday, at approximately 2.15pm, I had the bad fortune to have water problems with my car.

Poor use made of local produce

LETTERS From Mark Martin, Surrey:
As a frequent visitor to the Island, I am always disappointed at the poor availability of local produce in cafes, pubs, shops, restaurants and attractions.

Let’s hope for more yah-boo

CHARLOTTE HOFTON HOW invigorating to learn of the latest developments in the affairs of Island Line, that on-going saga which has enthralled the Island with its delicious combination of Thomas the Tank Engine muddles and Machiavellian intrigue.


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