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NatWest bank closures in Cowes and Freshwater

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

NATWEST bank branches in Cowes and Freshwater are set to close in November.

Bramble Bank Cricket match returns to the Solent

Bramble Bank Cricket match returns to the Solent

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

THE Bramble Bank cricket match — played on a sandbank in the middle of the Solent — returned this weekend.

Green party leader Natalie Bennett to visit the Isle of Wight

Green party leader Natalie Bennett to visit the Isle of Wight

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

GREEN Party leader Natalie Bennett will address the crowds at Bestival and meet residents and businesses during a visit to the Isle of Wight.

Military Road crash victim named

Military Road crash victim named

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

A MAN who died following a crash on the Military Road on Sunday has been named by Isle of Wight police as Daniel McGrath.

Scooters shine on Isle of Wight for Bank Holiday: In Pictures

Scooters shine on Isle of Wight for Bank Holiday: In Pictures

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

THOUSANDS of scooter riders from across the country descended on the Isle of Wight this weekend for the legendary Bank Holiday rally.

Help Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance get ahead

Help Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance get ahead

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

WEAR your hat to work day will return next month to raise money for the air ambulance.

New charity will help Isle of Wight children

New charity will help Isle of Wight children

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

A NEW charity has been established on the Isle of Wight.

Bestival set for Duran Duran premiere

Bestival set for Duran Duran premiere

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

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BESTIVAL fans will be the first in the world to hear Duran Duran's new album live, the band revealed in an interview with Rob da Bank.

Youth key card launched by Southern Vectis for Isle of Wight buses

Monday, August 31, 2015

YOUNG people on the Isle of Wight now have a new way to pay for their bus travel.

Asda requests further changes to Isle of Wight planning permission

Monday, August 31, 2015

SUPERMARKET giant Asda has asked for more variations to its agreed planning application to build a new store in Newport.

Isle of Wight village to defend its title

Isle of Wight village to defend its title

Monday, August 31, 2015

BEMBRIDGE is in the running to defend its title of Hampshire and Isle of Wight Village of the Year.

Crash on Military Road

Monday, August 31, 2015

UPDATED 08:55*
EMERGENCY services have been called to the scene of a crash on the Military Road, Freshwater, this evening (Sunday).

Van crash in Ryde

Sunday, August 30, 2015

A VAN has crashed in Ryde tonight (Sunday).

Cowes RNLI rescue after elderly woman falls unconscious

Sunday, August 30, 2015

AN ELDERLY woman fell unconscious on board a yacht this afternoon (Sunday) leading to a shout for Cowes RNLI and the Coastguard helicopter.

Grand designs for Isle of Wight wartime bunker

Grand designs for Isle of Wight wartime bunker

Sunday, August 30, 2015

A COUPLE have submitted plans to restore and redevelop a Second World War bunker on the Isle of Wight as a private home.

Family fun day set to boost nurses’ appeal

Sunday, August 30, 2015

A FAMILY fun day is being held at Northwood House in aid of Admiral Nurses and the Earl Mountbatten Hospice.

Edinburgh Fringe award nomination for Isle of Wight playwright

Edinburgh Fringe award nomination for Isle of Wight playwright

Sunday, August 30, 2015

A YOUNG writer from the Isle of Wight found himself in the running for a top award at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival.

Dementia nurse cash appeal at Earl Mountbatten Hospice

Sunday, August 30, 2015

A FUNDRAISING appeal has been launched to bring an Admiral nurse to Earl Mountbatten Hospice, to help support patients and families affected by dementia.

Oasis Liam's label chooses Isle of Wight for fashion ad

Oasis Liam's label chooses Isle of Wight for fashion ad

Saturday, August 29, 2015

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A CLOTHING brand founded by Oasis frontman Liam Gallagher chose the Isle of Wight to showcase its latest mod-inspired collection.

Isle of Wight products win awards for great taste

Isle of Wight products win awards for great taste

Saturday, August 29, 2015

A FINE taste cocktail of Isle of Wight products has won prestigious awards.

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