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Memorial match in tribute to Panos

Memorial match in tribute to Panos

By Emily Pearce

FRIENDS, family and football players came together to celebrate the life of Panos Krrashi.

Isle of Wight emergency crews respond to person trapped in car

By Matthew Mckew

EMERGENCY crews from the Isle of Wight freed a man trapped in a car along Chequers Inn Road, Rookley, last night.

Red Funnel appeals over plans

By David Newble

RED Funnel has officially lodged an appeal with the government over its controversial plans to redevelop East Cowes.

‘Slow down before someone gets killed’

By Emily Pearce

FEARS someone could be killed or seriously injured unless the speed limit is lowered at a busy main road, have been expressed

Thefts, damage at old hospital

By Joanna Hunt

EQUIPMENT was stolen and trees were damaged in the grounds of Frank James Memorial Hospital at East Cowes.

Fight for the Wight

Fight for the Wight

Sport

Tennis: Father and son star in final

Tennis: Father and son star in final

TENNIS FATHER and son Lee and Regan Matthews won the men’s doubles at the IW Tennis Championships for a third year running.

Horse Riding: Courtney’s riding high

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

Football: Newport and Cowes win, East Cowes Vics lose 14-0

NEWPORT and Cowes Sports warmed up for Monday’s derby with victories in the Sydenhams Wessex League Premier Division today (Saturday).

Football fixtures for August 27, 29 and 30

FOOTBALL FIXTURES

SATURDAY

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

Features

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.

A javelin for Tokyo games

CHARLOTTE HOFTON WITH the Olympics finished, I’ve hardly known what to do with myself this week. There are, admittedly, numerous domestic tasks which require attention, though considering I spent more than a fortnight almost permanently transfixed by on-screen sporting events, I can’t imagine how so much washing-up has accumulated.

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