By a County Press reporter
THE shortlist for the the Isle of Wight Council waste contract, which would be worth more than £200 million, has been reduced to two — with Island Waste parent company Biffa no longer in the running.
The Isle of Wight Literary Festival has announced it will return to Cowes for the fourth time on October 15 to 18, 2015.
By Martin Neville
AN IMPASSIONED plea has gone out for more people on the Isle of Wight to sign up as organ donors and save lives.
WITH Christmas around the corner shops in Newport have gone all out on their window displays.
By Matthew Mckew
DISAPPOINTED but not surprised was the reaction of the Isle of Wight Council to the government's latest plans to cut local authority budgets.
ISLE of Wight darts star Keegan Brown is officially kicking off the William Hill World Darts Championship tonight (Thursday).
Football fixtures for December 20
NOMINATIONS for the 2014 Isle of Wight Sports Awards are now open.
DARTS star Keegan Brown made a dream start to his William Hill World Darts Championship campaign tonight (Thursday), with a stunning first round victory.
PROPERTY OF THE WEEK A BROAD vista centred on picturesque Bembridge Harbour in one direction and a beautiful panorama over the River Yar to distant downland spoils the occupants of an airy St Helens home for choice when it comes to views.
LETTERS From Dave Gledhill, Chale Green: I read, baffled and amused, about the recent proposals about the fixed link, in particular the eye-watering sums of money involved.
LETTERS From Vix Lowthion, IW Green Party Parliamentary Candidate, Freshwater: It is clear that even if a fixed link receives public support, funding and the go ahead, in the immediate term we need to tackle the situation with cross-Solent travel being so expensive and so infrequent.
CHARLOTTE HOFTON A JEREMY Paxman moment for Isle of Wight Council leader Ian Stephens last week, when he slapped down his critics by telling them he didn’t see “too many people in this room with the brains to take on the job.”
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