Domestic abuse figures revealed

By Thomas Seal

A SCHEME allowing members of the public to check if loved ones are at risk of domestic violence has been successfully used over 40 times across Hampshire and the Isle of Wight since its launch in March 2014.

Isle of Wight Green Party launches campaign

Isle of Wight Green Party launches campaign

By Martin Neville

THE ISLE of Wight Green party has launched its 2015 election campaign.

Electricity depot fire

By Emily Pearce

UPDATED 18:00*
A FIRE has this evening (Tuesday) been reported at an Isle of Wight electricity depot.

IW education reform again on the table

By Richard Wright

EDUCATION on the Isle of Wight could be set for another radical shake-up - but it is up to the public to decide just how.

Isle of Wight ferries reschedule football friendly

By a County Press reporter

A charity football match between teams from two Isle of Wight ferry companies has been rescheduled after being rained off before Christmas.


Victory for depleted Ventnor

Victory for depleted Ventnor

RUGBY Southampton 0, Ventnor 10
VENTNOR put in another excellent team performance to win and keep a clean sheet against a strong Southampton side, who at home have been a force to be reckoned with.

Ice stars make the cut

ICE HOCKEY TWO young ice hockey stars, after months of gruelling trials, have made the South West Under-11s Conference squad.

East Cowes Vics crumble at home

A DISASTROUS last twenty five minutes saw East Cowes Vics thrashed at home by Fleet Spurs today (Saturday 24).

Football results, January 24

Round up of the weekend's football results.


Beams aplenty in manor’s lodge

PROPERTY OF THE WEEK I HAD just been listening to The Archers online before visiting Apse Manor Lodge. It was the perfect soundtrack as I parked up near the wonderful pitched-roof gateway linking the mews properties of which the Lodge is an appealing part.

LED lights dim along seafront

LETTERS From Sam Turner, Sandown:
Things may not be what they seem.

Have you seen post collection changes?

LETTERS From Charles Gange, Cowes:
I do not know if readers are aware of this matter but I suggest before they deposit that letter or card into their local postbox they check out the collection times as I discovered to my annoyance  over the Christmas period the Royal Mail has changed the collection times without any announcement or indication on the postboxes.

Concern, not discrimination

By Charlotte Hofton

CHARLOTTE HOFTON Our MP has for some time been accompanied by an elephant in the room, that inconvenient beast which is all too visible but which nobody mentions.


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