Police investigate roadside brawl

By a County Press reporter

A FIGHT between two groups of men on the dual carriageway yesterday (Tuesday) is being investigated by police on the Isle of Wight.

Historic building vandalised

Historic building vandalised

By Ross Findon

AN HISTORIC Isle of Wight building has been vandalised.

Effort to save fallen horse fails

By Sara Bryce

A HORSE had to be put down by a vet this afternoon (Wednesday) after falling into a ditch at an Isle of Wight riding stables.

National burger day recommendations from County Press readers

By a County Press reporter

IT'S national burger day today (Wednesday) and to mark it we asked Isle of Wight County Press readers for their recommendations of the best places to grab a burger on the Island.

Police on the Isle of Wight sign up to stop and search scheme

By a County Press reporter

POLICE on the Isle of Wight are among those to have signed up to a new Best Use of Stop and Search scheme announced by home secretary Theresa May.

2014 Cassie's Award

2014 Cassie's Award


Shooting silver

Shooting silver

TALENTED shooter Jemma Toms has helped England to a silver medal at the Junior International at Bisley.

Winning ways continue

THE victories keep coming for Newport and Cowes Sports in the Sydenhams Wessex League - while East Cowes Vics are still searching for a win.

IW undone by Jem

A DORSET bowler produced a remarkable spell against the IW last week — taking seven wickets for just one run.

Port second after midweek rout

FOOTBALL Newport 8, Fawley 2
THERE was a scoring spree at St George’s Park on Tuesday night, as Newport romped to victory against Fawley.


Angela’s garden is true riot of colour

GARDENING I LOVE people with vim and vigour — those who develop, maintain and build upon their passion.

Great to see shop back

LETTERS From Joan Hall, Cowes:
Thank you to all the ladies who supported me in getting Bonmarche to return to the Island.

Looking Back for August 22

100 years ago | 75 years ago | 50 years ago | 25 years ago | 10 years ago

100 Years Ago - August 22, 1914
The centre of the IW County Press’s front page featured a large advertisement from the Lt Col of the Princess Beatrice IW Rifles.


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