News

£50,000 lottery win for community project

By Sara Bryce

A COMMUNITY project on the Isle of Wight has scooped almost £50,000 from The People's Millions Fund after an appeal for Islanders' support paid off.

Christmas single for KissyPuppy

Christmas single for KissyPuppy

By a County Press reporter

A CHRISTMAS charity single has been recorded by musical stars from the Isle of Wight.

£5m settlement for family after Isle of Wight NHS failings

By a County Press reporter

THE family of an Isle of Wight teenager left blind and brain damaged due to NHS negligence are to receive a £5 million court settlement.

Man falls on to railway line

By Sara Bryce

A man has fallen on to railway lines at Ryde Pier Head this afternoon (Thursday).

Pair arrested after drugs raid

By a County Press reporter

POLICE raided a house last night (Wednesday), arresting two people on suspicion of drugs offences.

Sport

Triathletes tackle Chale test

Triathletes tackle Chale test

DUATHLON MORE than 25 members of Wightlink-sponsored Wight Tri took part in the first of the club’s winter duathlon events in Chale last weekend.

Newport find out Vase opponents

NEWPORT have discovered the side they will face in the third round of the FA Vase - and there is an opportunity for sweet revenge.

Badminton stars sent packing!

BADMINTON FRESHWATER Junior Badminton Club swapped their rackets for carrier bags last weekend to raise club funds.

Newport win Vase thriller

NEWPORT are through to the third round of the FA Vase after a thrilling victory under floodlights today (Saturday) against Loxwood.

Features

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.

Weather

Today - Sunny
Temperature - Min: 9°C Max: 14°C
Wind - 19mph E
View 5 day Isle of Wight forecast
Weather Sponsor

Most Read

  1. Man falls on to railway line

    Thursday, November 27, 2014

  2. Headteacher praised by Ofsted to leave

    Wednesday, November 26, 2014

  3. Pair arrested after drugs raid

    Thursday, November 27, 2014

  4. £5m settlement for family after Isle of Wight NHS failings

    Thursday, November 27, 2014

  5. Andrew Turner questions Tony Blair's Save the Children award

    Wednesday, November 26, 2014

View our Elgin Traffic & Travel Map
Travel News Sponsor