GCSE results day. Live updates

GCSE results day. Live updates

By Matthew McKew

TEENS across the Isle of Wight are today (Thursday) receiving their GCSE results.

Police swoop on Lake assault

By James Woolven

A MAN was taken to hospital with head injuries after police were called to reports of an assault in Lake this morning (Thursday).

Former black cab crashes into Ryde house

By James Woolven

A YOUNG family were woken in the early hours of this morning (Thursday) when a former black cab crashed into a house on Marlborough Road, Ryde.

Cowes RNLI called out to leaking fishing boat

By James Woolven

COWES RNLI lifeboat raced to the aid of a 21-foot fishing boat that was taking on water and without power.

Fire service issues safety warning after flare lands on barn roof

By A County Press reporter

THE Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue Service is reminding people of the dangers of using flares, Chinese lanterns, and fireworks in dry weather after a barn narrowly avoided going up in flames in the Carisbrooke area last week.

Fight for the Wight

Fight for the Wight


Cricket: Newport win decider to seal title

Cricket: Newport win decider to seal title

NEWPORT have been crowned champions of the Isle of Wight Cricket League after beating Northwood in a title decider yesterday (Saturday).

Athletics: Get inspired by Team GB

AN OPPORTUNITY to try athletics will be on offer as part of a national initiative.

Football: Dramatic Cowes comeback rescues draw

Cowes Sports came back from 3-0 down to register their first point of the season this afternoon (Saturday).

Island Games: Cash boost to games team

Island Games
TEAM IW has been given a cash boost by the Island’s High Sheriff.


Endless space in great location

PROPERTY OF THE WEEK IF YOU you fancy playing happy families with more than one generation living in one huge home, a period property just around the corner from Shanklin’s beautiful Old Village could be ideal.

Island Line fight is not over yet

LETTERS From Stewart Blackmore, Ventnor:
Your story (Joy over Island Line climb down, CP, 12-08-16) rightly highlights KILF’s significant achievement in getting the government to back down on its plans to make Island Line self-sustaining.

Happy memories of 1935 FA Cup game

LETTERS From Miss E. Fallick, Newport:
I was very interested to read the obituary for Ray Hamilton (CP, 29-07-16).

Let’s hope for more yah-boo

CHARLOTTE HOFTON HOW invigorating to learn of the latest developments in the affairs of Island Line, that on-going saga which has enthralled the Island with its delicious combination of Thomas the Tank Engine muddles and Machiavellian intrigue.


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