Three arrested after alleged assault

By David Newble

THREE people have been arrested on suspicion of assault following a public order incident outside the Bargeman’s Rest, Newport today (Wednesday).

Hotel and homes plan for disused site

Hotel and homes plan for disused site

By a County Press reporter

PLANS for a hotel and homes at the former Harcourt Sands holiday centre near Ryde have been submitted to the Isle of Wight Council by developers.

Firefighters tackle field blaze

By Emily Pearce

FIREFIGHTERS have this afternoon (Wednesday) been called to a large blaze at a field in Cranmore.

Great bakes for Isle of Pink

By a County Press reporter

BAKERS are backing an Isle of Pink event on Saturday.

Another fall in Jobseeker's Allowance Claims

By a County Press reporter

UNEMPLOYMENT has fallen to its lowest level since July 2008, according to Jobseeker's Allowance figures published today (Wednesday).

2014 Cassie's Award

2014 Cassie's Award


Bouncing their way to success

Bouncing their way to success

TRAMPOLINING FOUR members of West Wight Trampoline Club put on a good show at the inaugural National Trampoline League event in Cardiff.

Newport draw Winchester

NEWPORT have been drawn against Winchester City for the second round qualifying of the FA Cup today (Monday).

Medals galore for IW stars

SPECIAL OLYMPICS THERE were medals galore for members of the IW Special Olympics at the Regional Athletics Medal Meeting in Bournemouth last weekend.

Cash boost for Ryde Saints

FOOTBALL RYDE Saints have had another boost to their fundraising drive to build their own changing rooms at Smallbrook Stadium.


Looking Back for September 12

LOOKING BACKTEN years ago: Two images were created by a concerned Islander to show the impact of an IW Council £13 million road scheme on Niton Undercliff.

A fistful of tasty tomatoes

GARDENING AS IT turns out, you can have too much of a good thing.

Thank you for help

LETTERS From Roger Ingle, Ryde:
I WOULD like to thank a number of people who came to my assistance when I became ill last Sunday afternoon at the Wolverton Show.

A few ideas for newly merged IW yacht club

By Charlotte Hofton

THE VIEW FROM HERE THE merger between the Cowes-based Royal Corinthian Yacht Club (RCYC) and the Royal Ocean Racing Club (RORC) has been approved and is likely to be completed in November.


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