Fresh invite for Hampshire to join devolution deal

Fresh invite for Hampshire to join devolution deal

By Matthew McKew

HAMPSHIRE has been given another chance to join the Solent Combined Authority (SCA), less than a week after the county council’s leader hit out at the plans.

Red Funnel timetable changes due to maintenance

By A County Press Reporter

ESSENTIAL terminal maintenance has led to timetable changes at Red Funnel this week.

Careers and jobs fair at Isle of Wight College

By A County Press Reporter

A MAJOR careers and jobs fair, called Your Future, takes place on Thursday to give key advice to Islanders aged 14 and over.

Free parking arranged by parish council

By A County Press Reporter

THERE will be free parking in Avenue Road, Freshwater, while Island Roads resurfaces Princess Road, the parish council has announced.

Strategy encourages 'whole family approach' to tackling neglect

By A County Press Reporter

A NEW strategy to tackle child neglect has been launched on the Isle of Wight.


First for Futsal

First for Futsal

THE inaugural IW Walking Futsal tournament, hosted by the Island’s very own Arthritico Mad Ryde, was held on Sunday.

Ice hockey: Wightlink Raiders' season over

WIGHTLINK Raiders' ice hockey season is over, however, they have pledged to return in the future.

Football: Mixed results for Island's top sides

COWES Sports were the only Island side to claim all three points in the Sydenhams Wessex League this weekend.

Football fixtures for October 22, 26 2016

Sydenhams Wessex League, Premier Division: Cowes Sports 3, Lymington Town 2, Newport 0, Fawley 0.


Enjoy easy life on the quayside

PROPERTY OF THE WEEKYOU are in for a treat if you have been searching for a beautifully presented, easy-to-maintain home — one you can just move into and enjoy straight away.

Be a Councillor event was poor

LETTERS From Iain McKie, Totland:
I attended one of the “Be a Councillor” events at County Hall last week, as reported on by Charlotte Hofton (CP, 14-10-16).

Decision could Cost-a Cowes

LETTERS From Wendy Wardrop, Cowes:
Despite serious opposition to Costa coming to Cowes, planning permission was rubber stamped, instead of being heard by the IW Council planning committee when elected councillors could have voiced the overwhelming local opinions.

Fancy running for council?

Could you be a councillor? That was the question aimed at enticing “community-minded local residents” to sign up for a “Be a Councillor” event at County Hall this week.


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