By Richard Wright
A PET shop owner has come up with a charity scheme destined to get a wriggle-on.
By a County Press reporter
POLICE are reminding motorist to secure their vehicles following a spate of thefts in the Ventnor area.
VENTNOR Town Council has been awarded £95,000 by the Coastal Communities Fund, towards the new Ventnor Enterprise Centre at Salisbury Gardens.
By Matthew McKew
ROADWORKS at Yarmouth have continued to spark conflict, with some people complaining they have been made to feel like liars when raising concerns, it was claimed this week.
MUSIC THE Island proved it has got talent — lots of it.
FOOTBALL COWES Sports have begun their assault on the Sydenhams Wessex League Division 1’s top two, after two huge wins this week.
SATURDAY – March 8
Sydenhams Wessex League, Premier Division: Newport v Whitchurch Utd.
DARTS duo Keegan Brown and Tony Broughton are to make their television debut today (Friday) as they throw for glory at the PDC UK Open.
SAILING ISLE OF WIGHT sailors have been leading the way in a record-breaking race in Antigua —The Royal Ocean Racing Club’s RORC Caribbean 600.
WIGHT LIVING Has the death knell finally sounded for Undercliff Drive?
LETTERS From Dr Bruce Denness, Whitwell: While rehearsing his view of the 2007 withdrawal of £13 million in central government funding for a scheme aimed at resolving instabilities on Undercliff Drive, Paul Wilkinson opined “things might have been…different” had the proposed scheme gone ahead, leading the County Press to head its front page “Shelved scheme ‘could have saved Undercliff Drive” (CP, 28-02-14).
GARDENING WHAT would we British have to talk about if we lived in a more predictable climate?
THIS ISLAND LIFE Beware fellow Islanders, creatures of the night are moving among us and they show no mercy. They lurk in the shadows, licking their lips and sharpening their predatory instincts while going about their nefarious business.
THE VIEW FROM HERE For sociologists or semanticists, the world of the estate agent must represent the perfect case study. Wrap-ped in eternal optimism and ready to describe even the most tawdry hovel as “quirky”, these stalwarts of the property scene could provide enough material to fill a PhD thesis.
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