News

Isle of Wight products win awards for great taste

Isle of Wight products win awards for great taste

By Martin Neville

A FINE taste cocktail of Isle of Wight products has won prestigious awards.

Oasis Liam's label chooses Isle of Wight for fashion ad

By Emily Pearce

VIDEO
A CLOTHING brand founded by Oasis frontman Liam Gallagher chose the Isle of Wight to showcase its latest mod-inspired collection.

Scooter rally rolls into Ryde

By Liam Young

THOUSANDS of people will, once again, descend on the Island this Bank Holiday Weekend to be a part of the Isle of Wight Scooter Rally.

Fears of Punch blow to Isle of Wight pubs

By Richard Wright

IT IS not yet known whether any Island pubs will be affected by the announcement by Punch Taverns it is to dispose of 158 of its public houses throughout the UK.

Isle of Wight: What's on this weekend

By Thomas Seal

THE Isle of Wight is positively brimming with things to do this Bank Holiday Weekend.

Sport

Golf: Joe is top junior

Golf: Joe is top junior

GOLF SHANKLIN and Sandown’s Joe Green almost achieved a double under perfect conditions at Westridge Golf Centre last Friday evening in the Isle of Wight Junior Tour, sponsored by Yokagawa Marex.

Disappointing day for Isle of Wight football sides

A MISERABLE day ended with some miserable results for the Isle of Wight's senior football teams today (Saturday).

Football fixtures for August 29, September 1, 2

FOOTBALL

SATURDAY
FA Cup, preliminary round: Cowes Sports v Wimborne Town.

Football friendly for Chris Cheverton

FOOTBALL
MORE than £450 was raised for the Stroke Association last weekend as a football match was played in honour of Island sporting stalwart Chris Cheverton.

Features

Does this ring a bell, cyclists?

LETTERS From Marion Rogers, Blackwater:
AS a regular walker on the footpath/cycle track between Shide and Blackwater Hollow (with my dog on a lead) I strongly appeal to all cyclists to have a bell on their bikes.

I don’t mind e-cigs, just not at our expense

LETTERS From Terry Hack, Brighstone:
WHEN I see teething babies sucking on a dummy for comfort, I am sympathetic.

Only way to run garden

LETTERS From Jane Cooper, Shanklin:
I think it is about time people living on the Isle of Wight realised Ventnor Botanic Garden would not exist now if it did not charge for entry (CP letters, 21-08-15).

We must seem a very odd lot

By Charlotte Hofton

CHARLOTTE HOFTONAnother day, another wrangle, another U-turn, another cock-up.

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