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Excellence celebrated at business awards

Excellence celebrated at business awards

By Emily Pearce

THE Island's business community came together last night (Friday) for the Isle of Wight Chamber of Commerce Business Awards for Excellence.

Farmer to be new Isle of Wight high sheriff

By Martin Neville

A WELL-known Isle of Wight farmer will take office next year as the Island’s high sheriff.

Hello? My wife’s giving birth... Could you talk us through?

By Sara Bryce

A NEWBORN who arrived suddenly has been united with the 999 call operative who helped her be delivered at home.

Rowers hit the road to raise cash

By Ross Findon

KEEP an eye out for the Shanklin Sandown Rowing Club team today (Saturday), who are cycling around the Isle of Wight today to raise funds for a new mini-bus.

What's on this weekend

By Ross Findon

FROM top comedy to craft fairs, the Isle of Wight has lots on offer this weekend.

Sport

Seconds charge on

Seconds charge on

RUGBY Ventnor II 31, Chineham II 10
VENTNOR continued their charge to the top of the Hampshire North table with a convincing home win against Chineham II.

Newport win Vase thriller

NEWPORT are through to the third round of the FA Vase after a thrilling victory under floodlights today (Saturday) against Loxwood.

Football fixtures for November 22, 25, 26

FOOTBALL FIXTURES
SATURDAY
FA Vase, second round: Newport 3, Loxwood 2.

Golfers get their rewards

OSBORNE Golf Club presented awards to all their summer winners last week.

Features

Secret double bonus in garden

PROPERTY OF THE WEEK A FAMILY wanting to move straight into smartly upgraded space will love a Lake home with plentiful, pristine accommodation suffused with the warmth of mellow wood.

Attack destructive and vindictive

From Bill Bristol, Bembridge:
HAS anyone examined the way that David Pugh, Gary Taylor and Alan Stovell have sought to deal with their complaint?

Straight talking is needed

From Susan Scoccia, former chairman of the IW Council, St Lawrence:
Having read the editorial and Charlotte Hofton’s comments in last week’s CP and then the two letters berating David Pugh for being one of those who have brought these significant and disturbing concerns to our attention, I would certainly like to add my voice to call upon our MP to answer the questions he is so obviously trying to avoid and explain to his constituents why he flipped his properties, allowing him to claim such huge sums of money from the public purse.

Forget rows and cut to the chase

By Charlotte Hofton

CHARLOTTE HOFTON OH, blimey, here we go again. Island Tories having a punch-up, spectators wading in, tears and bloodshed all over the place. Oh, look, the UKIP candidate has demanded a by-election. That’s a new one.

Weather

Today - Light rain
Temperature - Min: 5°C Max: 11°C
Wind - 21mph N
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