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Signs are good for entrepreneurial Isle of Wight students

Signs are good for entrepreneurial Isle of Wight students

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

THIRTEEN students from the Isle of Wight have won an award in the regional finals of Young Enterprise.

Vintage furniture hobby becomes business

Vintage furniture hobby becomes business

Monday, May 25, 2015

AN 'UP-CYCLING’ vintage furniture hobby has become a successful business for an Isle of Wight couple.

Joe Bear’s a Hollyoaks star

Joe Bear’s a Hollyoaks star

Monday, May 25, 2015

THE daily drama of soap opera Hollyoaks was no match for the latest member of the team.

Apprentices given new opportunity at BAE

Apprentices given new opportunity at BAE

Monday, May 25, 2015

ENGINEERING and manufacturing apprenticeships will have an opportunity to train with BAE Systems on the Isle of Wight.

Graduate's praise for Open University

Graduate's praise for Open University

Sunday, May 24, 2015

AN ISLE of Wight woman who thought having a disability would hold back her studies has celebrated graduating.

Motorcyclist killed in Shanklin

Sunday, May 24, 2015

A MOTORCYCLIST was killed today (Sunday) after a collision with a car in Shanklin.

Woman flown to hospital after accident in Carisbrooke

Woman flown to hospital after accident in Carisbrooke

Sunday, May 24, 2015

A WOMAN was flown to hospital by air ambulance following a collision between three vehicles at Clatterford Road, Carisbrooke this afternoon (Sunday).

Witness water lily bloom at Ventnor Botanic Garden

Witness water lily bloom at Ventnor Botanic Garden

Sunday, May 24, 2015

THOSE with a deep interest in botany will have the rare opportunity to watch a giant Amazonian water lily produce its first bloom this summer.

Frank James Hospital repairs to begin

Sunday, May 24, 2015

ROOF repairs to historic Frank James Hospital, East Cowes, are set to begin this week.

Bembridge RNLI lifeboat called to help motorboat

Sunday, May 24, 2015

BEMBRIDGE RNLI came to the aid of a 61 foot motorboat yesterday (Saturday), which had broken down near the Nab Tower.

Multi-million pound regeneration plans under public scrutiny

Multi-million pound regeneration plans under public scrutiny

Saturday, May 23, 2015

RESIDENTS have the chance next week to speak out on multi-million-pound plans to transform East Cowes.

Meet Sydney, a red squirrel who is easy to spot

Meet Sydney, a red squirrel who is easy to spot

Saturday, May 23, 2015

THE Isle of Wight's red squirrels may be infamously tricky to spot, but anyone in Shide should have no problem with this one.

Natasha Lambert sets sail for London in latest challenge

Natasha Lambert sets sail for London in latest challenge

Saturday, May 23, 2015

NATASHA Lambert, the teenage sailing star, has set sail from the Isle of Wight this morning (Saturday) on her latest challenge, Capital Venture.

Isle of Wight: What's on this weekend

Isle of Wight: What's on this weekend

Saturday, May 23, 2015

BANK Holiday weekend always brings with it a wealth of things to do on the Isle of Wight, and this May weekend is no exception.

New Isle of Wight health and wellbeing centre to open

New Isle of Wight health and wellbeing centre to open

Friday, May 22, 2015

AN OPEN day is being held tomorrow (Saturday) to show patients Ryde's new Health and Wellbeing Centre.

Police appeal after crash

Friday, May 22, 2015

FOUR vehicles were involved in a collision on Wednesday morning, sparking an Isle of Wight appeal police.

Dunkirk: The Isle of Wight steamer that sailed to hell

Dunkirk: The Isle of Wight steamer that sailed to hell

Friday, May 22, 2015

THE heroism of those involved in the Dunkirk evacuation, including crews from the Isle of Wight, is being marked by events over the coming days.

Powdercoat Get the Gig

Powdercoat Get the Gig

Friday, May 22, 2015

ACOUSTIC duo Powdercoat earned themselves the chance to perform at this year’s Isle of Wight Festival last night (Thursday) after they won Get the Gig.

Isle of Wight emergency crews called to barge fire

Isle of Wight emergency crews called to barge fire

Friday, May 22, 2015

UPDATED FRIDAY 11.50*
A BARGE at an Isle of Wight marina has caught fire this evening.

Insight into lifesaving work of St John Ambulance

Insight into lifesaving work of St John Ambulance

Friday, May 22, 2015

ST JOHN Ambulance is holding an open evening in Newport to give people an insight into what it means to be a volunteer with the first aid charity.

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