Looking Back

Looking back at Isle of Wight history

Looking back at Isle of Wight history

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

LOOKING BACK

EACH week we look back at Isle of Wight history and heritage, using the Isle of Wight County Press Archive.

Looking back at Isle of Wight history

Looking back at Isle of Wight history

Friday, March 13, 2015

LOOKING BACK

EACH week we look back at Isle of Wight history and heritage, using the Isle of Wight County Press Archive.

Looking back at Isle of Wight history

Looking back at Isle of Wight history

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

LOOKING BACK EACH week we look back at Isle of Wight history and heritage, using the Isle of Wight County Press Archive.

Looking Back at Isle of Wight history

Looking Back at Isle of Wight history

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

LOOKING BACK EACH week we look back at Isle of Wight history and heritage, using the Isle of Wight County Press Archive.For more, please see the Isle of Wight County Press newspaper, every Friday.

Looking back at Isle of Wight history

Looking back at Isle of Wight history

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

LOOKING BACK EACH week we look back at Isle of Wight history and heritage, using the Isle of Wight County Press Archive.

Looking Back at Isle of Wight history

Looking Back at Isle of Wight history

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

LOOKING BACK EACH week we look back at Isle of Wight history and heritage, using the Isle of Wight County Press Archive.

Looking Back at Isle of Wight history

Looking Back at Isle of Wight history

Wednesday, February 4, 2015

LOOKING BACK EACH week we look back at Isle of Wight history and heritage, using the Isle of Wight County Press Archive.

Looking Back at Isle of Wight history

Looking Back at Isle of Wight history

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

LOOKING BACK A look at Isle of Wight History, as revealed through the pages of the Isle of Wight County Press.

Looking back at Isle of Wight history

Looking back at Isle of Wight history

Thursday, December 25, 2014

LOOKING BACK EVEN tigers enjoy turkey at Christmas — feathers and all.

Looking Back at Isle of Wight history

Looking Back at Isle of Wight history

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

LOOKING BACK TEN years ago: Essential repairs to the St Thomas of Canterbury Church, in Terminus Road, Cowes, were to help preserve it for another 200 years.

Looking Back at Isle of Wight history

Looking Back at Isle of Wight history

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

LOOKING BACK THE approach to the West Wight Sports Centre, Freshwater, was made more interesting and welcoming, thanks to the introduction of a trio of sculptures designed by local teenagers.

Looking back at Isle of Wight history

Looking back at Isle of Wight history

Friday, November 14, 2014

LOOKING BACK Ten years ago: Pig manure and fertility rites at midnight secured a monster pumpkin treat for Stuart Pierce.

Looking Back at Isle of Wight history

Looking Back at Isle of Wight history

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

LOOKING BACK
100 Years Ago - October 31, 1914
Soldiers staying at Golden Hill Fort, Freshwater, were suffering from severe colds and rheumatism after having to live under canvas while their accommodation was being finished.
The constant traffic into the camp had turned the slopes they were camping on into a quagmire.

Looking Back at the Isle of Wight

Looking Back at the Isle of Wight

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

LOOKING BACKTEN years ago: In the Binstead home of Alan Records stood a model of one of the greatest warships in British history, complete with 37 sails and 100 cannon.

Looking Back at Isle of Wight history

Looking Back at Isle of Wight history

Friday, October 24, 2014

LOOKING BACK TEN years ago: A fish normally eaten in Mediterranean restaurants was predicted to become a regular feature of Isle of Wight menus.

Looking back at Isle of Wight History

Looking back at Isle of Wight History

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

LOOKING BACK Ten years ago: A Cowes pub proved size was important.

Looking Back at Isle of Wight history

Looking Back at Isle of Wight history

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

LOOKING BACKTen years ago: A lifetime working on the Island railways came to an end for a Ryde man, after 50 years of service.

Looking back for September 26

Looking back for September 26

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

LOOKING BACK Ten years ago: The County Press teamed up with one of Britain’s major charities which helps bring relief to cancer sufferers and their families.

Looking Back for September 12

Looking Back for September 12

Friday, September 12, 2014

LOOKING BACKTEN years ago: Two images were created by a concerned Islander to show the impact of an IW Council £13 million road scheme on Niton Undercliff.

Looking Back for September 5

Looking Back for September 5

Friday, September 5, 2014

LOOKING BACK Ten years ago: HUNDREDS of proud supporters turned out to cheer Island Olympic sailing double-gold medal winner Shirley Robertson and her team back to Cowes.

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