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Radio hopes for documentary after two years of work

Radio hopes for documentary after two years of work

Sunday, June 26, 2016

MORE than 140 people attended the launch of a radio documentary written by a graduate with cerebral palsy using only his nose and an iPad.

Lord! love a duck… or 17

Lord! love a duck… or 17

Sunday, June 26, 2016

A PROUD mother duck has successfully raised a staggering 17 ducklings — without losing a single youngster.

Ice cream boat rescued in Solent

Sunday, June 26, 2016

IN ONE of their more unusual rescues, Cowes RNLI lifeboat went to the aid of an ice cream retailer stranded off the Isle of Wight yesterday (Saturday).

Louise makes smaller splash at West Wight Sports Centre Solent Swim

Louise makes smaller splash at West Wight Sports Centre Solent Swim

Sunday, June 26, 2016

A West Wight woman is taking part in today's (Sunday) Solent Swim after losing an incredible six stone since last August.

New nurse to help those with dementia on the Isle of Wight

New nurse to help those with dementia on the Isle of Wight

Sunday, June 26, 2016

PEOPLE living with dementia at the end of their lives, as well as their families and carers, are to receive additional support through a newly appointed Admiral nurse.

Wight Lions on Euro 16 tour

Wight Lions on Euro 16 tour

Saturday, June 25, 2016

ISLE of Wight football fans have been on the Euro trail, travelling en masse to France on the trip of a lifetime.

Fight for the Wight: 'Carry the battle to Westminster'

Fight for the Wight: 'Carry the battle to Westminster'

Saturday, June 25, 2016

THE SKIES were pretty black over the Island on Wednesday evening, ahead of the storms which battered us overnight.

Fire crews called to BAE Systems

Saturday, June 25, 2016

THE Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue Service was called to BAE Systems in Cowes last night after an alarm was activated in a computer room.

From ferry rope to red squirrels’ highway

From ferry rope to red squirrels’ highway

Saturday, June 25, 2016

OLD rope from Wightlink Ferries is being put to good use in a Fishbourne garden.

Welcome for Isle of Wight's darker skies

Welcome for Isle of Wight's darker skies

Saturday, June 25, 2016

LIGHT pollution on the Isle of Wight has reduced over the past few years, according to a new report by the Campaign to Protect Rural England (CPRE).

Isle of Wight: What's on this weekend

Isle of Wight: What's on this weekend

Saturday, June 25, 2016

THE WORLD'S a stage this weekend as Ryde's famous Mardi Gras rolls into town today (Saturday), with a special Shakespearian theme.

Town council formally apologises after councillor's homophobic comment

Friday, June 24, 2016

SANDOWN Town Council has apologised for the hurt caused by one of its members, Cllr Chris Dupre, after he made a homophobic remark at a meeting in May.

Problems hit CP website sections

Friday, June 24, 2016

THE County Press's online jobs, motors and Marketplace sections are experiencing technical problems today (Friday).

Students shine on stage at Rock Challenge

Students shine on stage at Rock Challenge

Friday, June 24, 2016

IN PICTURES
TALENTED Isle of Wight students have been in action at the Rock Challenge dance competition this week.

Carisbrooke College students leave in style

Carisbrooke College students leave in style

Friday, June 24, 2016

VIDEO
IT LOOKS like leaving is more popular at Carisbrooke College than it is at Downing Street today (Friday).

EU Referendum: 'Be confident that we will emerge stronger and more vibrant' says Isle of Wight MP

EU Referendum: 'Be confident that we will emerge stronger and more vibrant' says Isle of Wight MP

Friday, June 24, 2016

THE EU Referendum decision to leave the European Union has been welcomed by Isle of Wight MP Andrew Turner, who urged Islanders to be confident about the future.

EU Referendum: Live updates

EU Referendum: Live updates

Friday, June 24, 2016

UPDATED
ISLANDERS joined millions around the country yesterday (Thursday) to vote in EU Referendum.

Homes worth millions replace Cowes pub

Homes worth millions replace Cowes pub

Friday, June 24, 2016

IN PICTURES
IT WAS once home to a well-known Cowes pub, but now this seafront site has been transformed into some of the Isle of Wight’s most desirable homes.

Isle of Wight votes to leave the European Union in referendum

Isle of Wight votes to leave the European Union in referendum

Friday, June 24, 2016

UPDATED 08:43*
THE Isle of Wight has voted to Leave the EU in the referendum that took place yesterday (Thursday).

Cyclist airlifted to hospital after Sandown incident

Thursday, June 23, 2016

UPDATED FRIDAY, 10.55*
A CYCLIST has been airlifted to hospital following a collision in Sandown tonight (Thursday).

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