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Body found at Bembridge

By A County Press reporter

A MAN'S body has been discovered at a holiday park in Bembridge this afternoon (Friday).

More cash to boost green travel on the Isle of Wight

More cash to boost green travel on the Isle of Wight

By A County Press reporter

WORK to get more people cycling and walking on the Isle of Wight has had a £450,000 boost from the Department for Transport.

Fears Isle of Wight pet was latest victim of the 'Croydon Cat Killer'

By James Woolven

A PSYCHOPATHIC cat killer may be loose on the Isle of Wight.

Red Funnel to appeal East Cowes planning decision and lodge new proposal

By Richard Wright

RED Funnel has come up with an alternative plans for its East Cowes terminal — confident this one will meet the approval of Isle of Wight planners.

Crash in Brading leads to traffic delays

By Jon Moreno

TWO cars crashed in Brading this morning (Friday), damaging a wall.

Sport

Football: Ryde hosts Isle of Wight beach soccer championships

Football: Ryde hosts Isle of Wight beach soccer championships

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THE largest youth beach soccer tournament in the UK has got under way in Ryde today (Friday).

Sailing: Sir Ben rules the waves

NEW Isle of Wight resident Sir Ben Ainslie was king of The Solent this weekend as he led his Land Rover BAR team to victory in the Louis Vuitton America’s Cup World Series.

Swimming: Development meet a great success for West Wight squad

SWIMMING SIX medals and 32 personal best times were the reward for two excellent weekends of swimming by West Wight Swimming Club members.

Netball’s big night

NETBALL IT WAS party time for Solent Netball Club as they dominated proceedings at the IW Netball Club’s annual awards night at the Eight Bells, Carisbrooke.

Features

Stone’s throw from the beach

PROPERTY OF THE WEEK The name says it all at Mari Laetare as the property’s moniker is Latin for Rejoice in the Sea.

Hampshire should probe Nine Acres issues

?From V. Lewis, Carisbrooke:
What an utterly puerile and useless response from Hampshire County Council to your report over the matter of 11 out of the 14 teachers having allegedly left because of issues with Nine Acres Primary School headteacher Beth Dyer (CP, 22-07-16).

Pollen pests

LETTERS From Mrs M G Mallinson, Bembridge:
I am extremely old now and people to whom I am related have to drive me around.

So much to love about our Island

THERE has been righteous indignation all round this week on the Island after comparison website uSwitch named the IW the 15th worst place to live in Britain.

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