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Wonderful trio of vegetables

Tuesday, August 15, 2017 — 13:30

RUNNER beans, my new favourite ratte potatoes and baby globe beetroot — now that is a vegetable threesome made in heaven.

Looking back at the Isle of Wight August 11, 2017

Monday, August 14, 2017 — 13:30

Ten years ago: A shark caught on the doorstep of celebrity chef Rick Stein’s famous seafood restaurant and prepared by a former colleague was snapped up by diners at an Island hotel.

Real thing is a virtual triumph

Saturday, August 12, 2017 — 13:30

ST JUDE’S in Clarence Road, Shanklin, is an immaculate home with living space across three floors, off road parking, gardens and a certain presence.

Nationalise ferries to stop this ‘rip-off’

Friday, August 11, 2017 — 11:30

From John Weeks, Calbourne:
Last Friday, my daughter-in-law paid £246 to travel with a small car from Portsmouth to Fishbourne.

Bus cuts bad news for everybody

Friday, August 11, 2017 — 11:00

From Dr Iain Maclennan, Alverstone:
Amy Mackelden’s opinion piece ‘How are we supposed to get around?’ (CP Weekender, 04-08-17) struck a resounding chord with me.

Give us back our Central Cowes PO

Friday, August 11, 2017 — 10:30

From: Ted Berrow, Cowes
I am livid!

Ex-leader’s tide turns?

Friday, August 11, 2017 — 10:00

From P. Lacey, Ventnor:
I read with some surprise of the appointment of ex-councillor Bacon to the chairmanship of the IW Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB).

Queen of potatoes is a French beauty

Tuesday, August 8, 2017 — 13:30

JUST when you think your love of potatoes could get no more intense, a new variety steps up to the plate, so to speak.

Looking back at the Isle of Wight August 4, 2017

Monday, August 7, 2017 — 13:30

Ten years ago: A new extreme sports venture was looking to literally make waves in The Solent. Charlie Head set up Headfast with the hope of enticing more people out on the water to experience the thrills of wakeboarding and water skiing.

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Countryside views to die for

Saturday, August 5, 2017 — 13:30

IN DAYS of yesteryear, Rookley was named after the many rooks that made their homes in the thickly wooded area around the village.

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