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Dolphins spotted off the Isle of Wight

Dolphins spotted off the Isle of Wight

Friday, August 26, 2016

THE WARM weather has brought many summer visitors to the Isle of Wight, but none more welcome than a pod of dolphins.

Provisional statistics for Isle of Wight GCSE grades released

Friday, August 26, 2016

AROUND 48 per cent of Isle of Wight students have achieved five good GCSEs, according to provisional figures released today (Friday).

Body found in Newport

Friday, August 26, 2016

A MAN'S body was found at a property in Newport today (Friday).

Police search for missing man in Bembridge

Friday, August 26, 2016

POLICE are searching for a missing man in Bembridge.

World’s biggest scooter rally?

World’s biggest scooter rally?

Friday, August 26, 2016

THE POPULAR Isle of Wight Scooter Rally takes place this weekend, with 5,000 riders expected to descend on the Island.

Sky dive in support of Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance

Sky dive in support of Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance

Friday, August 26, 2016

A FUNERAL co-ordinator completed a tandem parachute jump in support of the Hampshire and IW Air Ambulance.

Cyclists trained as 'ride leaders' to encourage more organised rides

Cyclists trained as 'ride leaders' to encourage more organised rides

Friday, August 26, 2016

ENTHUSIASTIC cyclists have been trained as ‘ride leaders’ to encourage more organised cycle rides across the Island.

Earl Mountbatten Hospice tells patients' stories through 'Meaningful Moments' project

Earl Mountbatten Hospice tells patients' stories through 'Meaningful Moments' project

Friday, August 26, 2016

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EARL Mountbatten Hospice has launched its new ‘Meaningful Moments’ project.

Police swoop on Lake assault

Thursday, August 25, 2016

A MAN was taken to hospital with head injuries after police were called to reports of an assault in Lake this morning (Thursday).

Former black cab crashes into Ryde house

Former black cab crashes into Ryde house

Thursday, August 25, 2016

A YOUNG family were woken in the early hours of this morning (Thursday) when a former black cab crashed into a house on Marlborough Road, Ryde.

Improvements scheme for bridges and walls across the Island 'progressing well'

Improvements scheme for bridges and walls across the Island 'progressing well'

Thursday, August 25, 2016

ISLAND Roads' improvements scheme, which sees repairs and upgrades made to bridges and retaining walls across the Isle of Wight, is 'progressing well', according to the firm's structures manager.

GCSE results day. Live updates

GCSE results day. Live updates

Thursday, August 25, 2016

TEENS across the Isle of Wight are today (Thursday) receiving their GCSE results.

Fire service issues safety warning after flare lands on barn roof

Thursday, August 25, 2016

THE Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue Service is reminding people of the dangers of using flares, Chinese lanterns, and fireworks in dry weather after a barn narrowly avoided going up in flames in the Carisbrooke area last week.

Cowes RNLI called out to leaking fishing boat

Cowes RNLI called out to leaking fishing boat

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

COWES RNLI lifeboat raced to the aid of a 21-foot fishing boat that was taking on water and without power.

Ofsted to make amends after David Hoare Isle of Wight outburst

Ofsted to make amends after David Hoare Isle of Wight outburst

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

OFSTED will seek to build a positive relationship with Isle of Wight education groups, following offensive comments made by outgoing chairman David Hoare.

Extra Red Jet sailings for August bank holiday weekend

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

RED Funnel has announced 24 additional Red Jet Hi-Speed sailings over the coming bank holiday weekend in response to high demand.

Island Roads to hold drop-in sessions before Coppins Bridge resurfacing begins

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

ISLAND Roads staff will be out and about next week to explain more about the forthcoming work to resurface Newport’s Coppins Bridge.

Families flock to Bembridge Lifeboat open day

Families flock to Bembridge Lifeboat open day

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

DESPITE the warnings of gales and rain, Bembridge Lifeboat Station’s open day was a great success.

Man arrested following sexual approaches to teenage girls

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

POLICE have made an arrest following reports of a man "with sexual motives" approaching teenage girls and posing as an undercover police officer in order to frisk them.

New Ofsted chairman should visit the Isle of Wight following David Hoare resignation

New Ofsted chairman should visit the Isle of Wight following David Hoare resignation

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

THE leader of the Isle of Wight Council has called on whoever is appointed the new Ofsted chair to visit the Isle of Wight, following the resignation of David Hoare earlier today.

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  1. Body found in Newport

    Friday, August 26, 2016

  2. GCSE results day. Live updates

    Thursday, August 25, 2016

  3. Police swoop on Lake assault

    Thursday, August 25, 2016

  4. Former black cab crashes into Ryde house

    Thursday, August 25, 2016

  5. Dolphins spotted off the Isle of Wight

    Friday, August 26, 2016

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