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Stunning rose that’s worthy of this dame

Tuesday, October 17, 2017 — 13:30

DAME Judi Dench is a hardy perennial Eng-lish rose so it was most appropriate she should have a bloom named after her — and what a wonderful one.

Looking Back at the Isle of Wight October 13, 2017

Monday, October 16, 2017 — 13:30

Ten years ago: An ancient Island monument was daubed with a white cross by vandals.

Family home with cottage style

Saturday, October 14, 2017 — 13:30

For the first time in more than 30 years, Willow Cottage, in Whiteley Bank, has become available for a new family to make their home.

Bembridge rows damage village

Friday, October 13, 2017 — 11:30

From Willemina Hagenauw, Bembridge:
Can I just say how bored I am with the Bembridge Council bother?

Modern parable of being liked or respected

Friday, October 13, 2017 — 11:00

From Terry Hack, Brighstone:
In a little utopian island called Uktopia, near Europa, dwelt a messiah called Jeremiah Corbynus — a much-loved, kindly man, with friendly, twinkling eyes and a warm smile who cared for the halt, the lame and the poor and such was his compassion he loved even the perfectly able feckless who laboured never and hung from the nation’s teat.

Oh deer, what can the matter be?

Friday, October 13, 2017 — 10:30

From Angela Hewitt, East Cowes:
The very fact, admitted by the IW Deer Conservation Group (CP, 06-10-17), that deer have to be controlled speaks for itself.

What happened to poor Bear?

Friday, October 13, 2017 — 10:00

From Linda Wrigglesworth, Rhyl, Denbighshire
For two years I have been trying to get information regarding a baby wallaby that was at the Seaview Wildlife Encounter prior to its closure.

Can we grow tropical fruit on the Island?

Tuesday, October 10, 2017 — 13:30

ANTHONY Joyce is going bananas for the tropical fruit — but I suspect he will be a tad disappointed.

Looking Back at the Isle of Wight October 6, 2017

Monday, October 9, 2017 — 13:30

There was laughter at the Newport Council meeting over the confusion surrounding sugar supplies, with some receiving not enough and others receiving far too much.

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Disgusted by royal reverie

Saturday, October 7, 2017 — 18:00

From Pat Overton, Sandown:
I was totally disgusted and sickened by the County Press wasting space on Princess Diana (CP, 15-09-17).

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