Lifeboats out of action after vandalism

By Ross Findon

TWO Isle of Wight lifeboats have been vandalised, putting them out of action.

Around the world with Rhythmtree

Around the world with Rhythmtree

By Malcolm Harrison

A WEEKEND of music from around the world ended last night with the infectious rhythms of Columbian Latin funk courtesy of La Chiva Gantiva.

Take care around Island's coastline

By a County Press reporter

BEACH-GOERS and boat users on the Isle of Wight have been urged to take extra care as the hot weather continues.

Jazz weekend hailed a success

By Thomas Seal

THE latest Newport Jazz Weekend has been hailed a success by organisers, after more than a thousand tickets were sold and several shows sold out.

Collision in Cowes

By Matthew McKew

A COLLISION between two vehicles has occurred on Newport Road, Cowes.

Isle of Wight Festival 2014 - Galleries

2014 IWCP Calendar


Port make star signing

Port make star signing

NEWPORT boss Steve Brougham has pulled off a huge coup by bringing Havant and Waterlooville star Scott Jones to St George’s Park.

Claire is a real Ironwoman

COWES triathlete Claire Holbrook went the extra mile to complete the Ironman Nice Triathlon — but she had a real battle on her hands to finish.

St Helens now a cut above

BEMBRIDGE Barbers have given St Helens Cricket Club a new look.

Splashing time for school showjumping

THERE were two exciting jump-offs to decide the winners of the IW Inter-School Showjumping competition at a wet Little Kennerley Farm, Godshill, last week.


Seaweed’s benefit is more than soil deep

GARDENINGPOWERFUL support for my autumn seaweed-spreading technique has come from something of an expert on the subject.

Spacious and immaculate home

PROPERTY OF THE WEEK A LARGE, elegant detached house in a very quiet road in the popular sailing village of Bembridge is sure to attract a lot of attention from families looking for an attractive home ready to move in for a summer of fun.

Looking Back for July 18

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NEWPORT’S mayor was inundated with advertisements of various poisons and contrivances for destroying rats after he led a discussion advocating an organised campaign for the extermination of rats in the borough.


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