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Investigation after school computer system hacked

By James Woolven

UPDATED 12:09*
POLICE are investigating a network breach in Sandown Bay Academy's computer systems.

Bring back Britannia to help with Brexit trade deals says Isle of Wight MP

Bring back Britannia to help with Brexit trade deals says Isle of Wight MP

By A County Press reporter

BRITANNIA should once again rule the waves according to Isle of Wight MP Andrew Turner.

Southern Water teams up with Wight Crystal

By Joanna Hunt

AFTER a burst main in Ryde saw Southern Water bring bottled water across from the mainland, the firm has said it will work with Island water suppliers Wight Crystal.

Extra Red Funnel sailings for Christmas shoppers

By A County Press reporter

PEOPLE travelling to the mainland for Christmas shopping and festive fun can take advantage of an increased Sunday Red Jet service between Cowes and Southampton.

School bus involved in crash

By Joanna Hunt

UPDATED 15:24*
A SCHOOL BUS and a car crashed in Fishbourne this morning (Thursday).

Sport

Sailing: Island clubs enjoy Isle of Wight Day relay

Sailing: Island clubs enjoy Isle of Wight Day relay

AN Isle of Wight Day yachting relay involving all of the Island's sailing clubs has been hailed a triumph.

Tom takes it to Extreme

SAILING
A WILDCARD entry will see an Island sailor involved in the sixth act of the 2016 Extreme Sailing Series.

Rugby: Success for Island clubs

SANDOWN and Shanklin and the IW both won yesterday (Saturday), while Ventnor gained a spirited draw.

Captain’s ace on trophy day

GOLF
A HOLE in one for the club captain stood out as the highlight during the Jack Hiscock Trophy at Newport Golf Club.

Features

Gig to raise awareness and funds

THERE will be another Gig for Isla to help raise awareness of a rare genetic condition.

A home surrounded by views

PROPERTY OF THE WEEK
The story at Glenthorne is one of flexibility and fabulous views, which are dominated by Bembridge Down and pan around from Bembridge Harbour across marshes and beautiful countryside to Sandown Bay.

Say no to housing refugees

LETTERS
From P. Avery, Sandown:
I was totally disgusted to read in the CP (16-09-16) Syria refugees to be housed on the Island.

Heroes on and off the track

CHARLOTTE HOFTON Another week, another blow to the welfare of the Island’s vulnerable residents. The council’s executive has now officially decided to reduce the number of respite beds at Westminster House, a facility which looks after people with learning difficulties.

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Wind - 19mph WSW
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