Island lifeboats in search for missing cruise ship passenger

By David Newble

UPDATED 13:48*
LIFEBOATS from Bembridge and Yarmouth are helping in a massive air and sea search 20 miles south of the Island for a cruise liner passenger who is thought to have gone overboard early this morning

Reaching their peak for good causes

Reaching their peak for good causes

By Alexandra Hughes

A GROUP of Ryde Saints FC members have completed a gruelling challenge in what could be a world-record time.

Help Isle of Wight bike charity with a good turn

By James Woolven

A CHARITY sending donated bicycles to Africa is seeking volunteers to prepare the bikes for shipping.

Isle of Wight Harp Festival starts in the Solent

By Richard Wright

FERRY companies have been instrumental in spreading the word about the Isle of Wight harp festival.

Bump and beyond event for Isle of Wight parents

By a County Press reporter

PARENTS-to-be or new mums and dads are being asked along to the Island’s first baby roadshow.


Athletics: Running around the UK

Athletics: Running around the UK

ATHLETICSIW ROAD Runners have been racing up and down the country in a variety of distances.

Football Fixtures for October 10

Sydenhams Wessex League, Premier Division: Cowes Sports v Whitchurch Utd, Bournemouth v Newport.

Cricket: Danny Briggs signs for Sussex

ENGLAND cricketer Danny Briggs has joined Sussex for the 2016 season.

Golf: Ladies in the pink

GOLF A COMPETITION, pairing ladies of high and low handicaps together, was played at Newport Golf Club last week.


Home is outstanding throughout

Attention to detail and quality at an Arreton home starts with a lovely mellow cottage-style frontage carefully crafted from stone sourced from Bembridge Ledge.

Classic cars a boost to Isle of Wight tourism

LETTERS From Dave Mercer, Ringwood, Hants:
After my fourth visit to the IW Classic Car Extravaganza in September I felt I had to write and express how the show has improved year in year out.

Islanders’ kindness made things better

LETTERS From Paul, Leon & Cyrus Diamond, Cornwall:
On Saturday, some fool jumped the lights at Honeyhill and I collided with them.

A magic wand for the Island

By Charlotte Hofton

CHARLOTTE HOFTONWHICH of us doesn’t enjoy daydreaming?


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