Boxers go head to head in Blue Light Fight Night

Boxers go head to head in Blue Light Fight Night

By Emily Pearce

BOXERS from across the south coast made the trip across The Solent to take part in the Blue Light Fight Night on Saturday.

Blow for Cowes 'No to Costas' campaign

By Alexandra Hughes

A CONTROVERSIAL planning application to bring Costa Coffee to Cowes has been approved by the Isle of Wight Council.

Grand recycling plans announced by Isle of Wight's new waste contractor

By Matthew McKew

THE recycling of furniture and white goods, plus the free disposal of Christmas trees are among the services planned by the Isle of Wight's new waste contract holder.

Dimbola launch for new Paul Armfield album

By Alan Marriott

ISLE of Wight musician Paul Armfield launched his intriguing new album at Dimbola Lodge on Saturday.

Police urge Isle of Wight residents to be vigilant over scam

By Martin Neville

POLICE are warning Isle of Wight residents to be on their guard after fraudsters tried to swindle cash from an 81-year-old-woman in Cowes.


Athletics: Redhead runs to a Isle of Wight Marathon victory

Athletics: Redhead runs to a Isle of Wight Marathon victory

MORE than 150 athletes completed the 59th Isle of Wight Marathon on Sunday, with a Shanklin runner top of the charts.

Ice hockey: Mixed weekend for Raiders

WIGHTLINK Raiders had a mixed weekend on the ice, with victory and defeat in the NIHL Division 1 South.

Rowing: Sisters’ success

ROWING SHANKLIN Sandown Rowing Club flew the flag for the IW at the Itchen Imperial Junior Regatta last weekend.

Ice Hockey: Raiders earn solid win over Devils

ICE HOCKEY Wightlink Raiders 4, Cardiff Devils 1
WIGHTLINK Raiders won their only match of the weekend on Saturday, bagging two more points to keep them in the early running in NIHL Division 1 South.


Home is outstanding throughout

Attention to detail and quality at an Arreton home starts with a lovely mellow cottage-style frontage carefully crafted from stone sourced from Bembridge Ledge.

Classic cars a boost to Isle of Wight tourism

LETTERS From Dave Mercer, Ringwood, Hants:
After my fourth visit to the IW Classic Car Extravaganza in September I felt I had to write and express how the show has improved year in year out.

Islanders’ kindness made things better

LETTERS From Paul, Leon & Cyrus Diamond, Cornwall:
On Saturday, some fool jumped the lights at Honeyhill and I collided with them.

A magic wand for the Island

By Charlotte Hofton

CHARLOTTE HOFTONWHICH of us doesn’t enjoy daydreaming?


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