News

Piecing together incredible Isle of Wight dinosaur discovery

Piecing together incredible Isle of Wight dinosaur discovery

By James Woolven

Fossilised dinosaur remains are being prepared and examined by experts at Dinosaur Isle.

Isle of Wight: What's on this weekend

By Haydn Taylor

IT’S going to be a cold weekend, but there is plenty going on to tempt you away from the sofa on the Isle of Wight this weekend.

Emergency services called to Arreton car crash

By Richard Wright

AN ELDERLY driver was taken by ambulance to St Mary's Hospital after his car crashed into a wall at Main Road, Arreton, on the Isle of Wight.

Home Office immigration raid leads to arrest at Isle of Wight car wash

By a County Press reporter

IMMIGRATION Enforcement Officers have arrested an Albanian man after a raid at an Isle of Wight car wash.

Firefighters extinguish kitchen fire

By Richard Wright

TWO Isle of Wight fire crews extinguished a kitchen fire at a Freshwater home in the early hours of this morning.

Sport

Football: Cowes Sports caught cold

Football: Cowes Sports caught cold

COWES Sports were beaten 3-1 at Fawley this afternoon (Saturday), while Newport's and East Cowes Vics' matches were called off due to frozen pitches.

Athletics: Hellish race on the hills

ATHLETICSWIGHT Tri members had a hell of a time in their latest race.

Netballers remember Gwyn

NETBALL
NETBALL coach Gwyn Foster was remembered at a special event last Friday.

Skeleton: Bronze medal for Murray

SKELETON star Kim Murray has won a bronze medal for Team GB.

Features

A family home for entertaining

PROPERTY OF WEEK As well as accommodating a family in style, a spacious Ryde home comes up trumps for sitting in the sunshine and for entertaining inside in cooler months.

Thanks to kind helpers

LETTERS From Alistair Bridle, Cowes:
ON JANUARY 4, I had a serious fall from my pushbike on Sylvan Drive, Newport, opposite the school at about 9am.

What did initiative achieve?

LETTERSFrom Pamela Myles, Shalfleet:
IT WOULD be illuminating to know exactly how much money was spent on the My Life, A Full Life programme and what, if anything, it achieved?

A charter for frivolous and malicious court cases

IMAGINE if your neighbour wrongly decided you had stolen part of his garden and took you to court to get it back.

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