Lack of brains claim at Isle of Wight Council

Lack of brains claim at Isle of Wight Council

By Emily Pearce

INTELLIGENCE is sorely lacking at County Hall, according to the leader of the Isle of Wight Council.

Greens announce general election candidate

By Emily Pearce

THE Isle of Wight Green Party has announced its candidate for the forthcoming general election.

Isle of Wight tidal energy firm celebrates milestone

By a County Press reporter

COMMERCIALLY viable tidal energy has been brought a major step closer, according to a leading technology company on the Isle of Wight.

Fixed link plans to be revealed

By a County Press reporter

THE men behind a recent online campaign that has reignited the fixed link debate are to reveal plans for how a link could be achieved next week.

Isle of Wight toystore backs Christmas Toy Appeal

By Sara Bryce

THE BIGGEST donation ever received has got this year’s Isle of Wight Christmas Toy Appeal off to a flying start.


Golfers get their rewards

Golfers get their rewards

OSBORNE Golf Club presented awards to all their summer winners last week.

Football fixtures for November 22, 25, 26

FA Vase, second round: Newport v Loxwood.

Tony’s salver

GOLF TONY Lake won one of Osborne Golf Club’s final trophies of the season, the Roger Williams Salver.

If you think it’s a walk in the park, think again!

FOOTBALL ONE of the fastest-growing versions of the beautiful game has finally reached the Island.


Secret double bonus in garden

PROPERTY OF THE WEEK A FAMILY wanting to move straight into smartly upgraded space will love a Lake home with plentiful, pristine accommodation suffused with the warmth of mellow wood.

Attack destructive and vindictive

From Bill Bristol, Bembridge:
HAS anyone examined the way that David Pugh, Gary Taylor and Alan Stovell have sought to deal with their complaint?

Straight talking is needed

From Susan Scoccia, former chairman of the IW Council, St Lawrence:
Having read the editorial and Charlotte Hofton’s comments in last week’s CP and then the two letters berating David Pugh for being one of those who have brought these significant and disturbing concerns to our attention, I would certainly like to add my voice to call upon our MP to answer the questions he is so obviously trying to avoid and explain to his constituents why he flipped his properties, allowing him to claim such huge sums of money from the public purse.

Forget rows and cut to the chase

By Charlotte Hofton

CHARLOTTE HOFTON OH, blimey, here we go again. Island Tories having a punch-up, spectators wading in, tears and bloodshed all over the place. Oh, look, the UKIP candidate has demanded a by-election. That’s a new one.


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