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Looking back at the Isle of Wight 26 May, 2017

Monday, May 29, 2017 — 13:30

Ten years ago: Youngsters at Gurnard Primary School took their centenary celebrations to a new height.

Looking Back at the Isle of Wight May 19, 2017

Monday, May 22, 2017 — 13:30

TWENTY-FIVE years ago: Cultural and trade links between the Island and Russia, which were forged two centuries ago, were revived thanks to a South Wight village community.

Looking Back at the Isle of Wight May 12, 2017

Monday, May 15, 2017 — 13:30

TEN years ago: It was a tall order but Ben Andrews achieved the near impossible the year earlier by completing the entire 26-and-a-half-mile Walk the Wight on stilts.

Looking back at the Isle of Wight, May 5

Wednesday, May 10, 2017 — 11:53

TEN years ago (Pictured): Safety on Island beaches was bolstered with the arrival of a lifeguard team and rescue quadbike.

Looking back at the Isle of Wight 28 April, 2017

Monday, May 1, 2017 — 13:30

Ten years ago: An Island man who had been given up for adoption, enjoyed an emotional meeting 65 years later with the sister he never knew he had.

Looking back at the Isle of Wight April 21, 2017

Monday, April 24, 2017 — 13:00

Ten years ago: A lorry fire caused havoc on the main road between Newport and Ryde as commuters and police feared the vehicle might explode.

Looking Back at the Isle of Wight April 13, 2017

Monday, April 17, 2017 — 13:00

Ten years ago: It took 18 months for this slippery reunion but a missing snake was finally reunited with its owner.

Looking back at the Isle of Wight, April 7 2017

Monday, April 10, 2017 — 13:00

Ten years ago: Only around 35 ice balls fall from aircraft across the country each year. However, two of them had struck the Island within a month.

Looking Back at the Isle of Wight March 31

Tuesday, April 4, 2017 — 13:30

Ten years ago: A taxi driver claimed he had been excluded by a cabal of Cowes drivers during the latest row to hit the Red Funnel taxi rank.

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Looking back at the Isle of Wight March 24 2017

Friday, March 31, 2017 — 14:46

Ten years ago: A surfer pulled a man to safety after he was thrown from his motorboat.

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