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Fears for Cowes seal

Fears for Cowes seal

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

A SEAL that has been visiting Cowes is unwell and an operation is under way to rescue the creature.

New bins and bags still being delivered to Isle of Wight homes as collections change

New bins and bags still being delivered to Isle of Wight homes as collections change

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

NEW bins and animal proof sacks are continuing to be delivered to homes across the Isle of Wight over the coming days.

Get ready for a summer of Isle of Wight adventures thanks to National Trust

Get ready for a summer of Isle of Wight adventures thanks to National Trust

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

AN EXCITING summer, full of adventures, is on offer at National Trust properties on the Isle of Wight.

Lego artist's work on display at Brading Roman Villa

Lego artist's work on display at Brading Roman Villa

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

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TOWERING achievements in the world of Lego have gone on display at Brading Roman Villa.

Call for more women to join the Isle of Wight Council

Call for more women to join the Isle of Wight Council

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

A NEW campaign group wants more Island women to join the Isle of Wight Council.

£45k for Isle of Wight Women's Refuge

Monday, May 2, 2016

THE Isle of Wight Women’s Refuge will continue to provide support for women escaping domestic abuse, with the help of a £45,000 grant over a three-year period from Lloyds Bank Foundation.

Warning to dog walkers

Monday, May 2, 2016

SEVERAL geese and chickens have been killed by dogs, sparking an appeal for dog owners to be vigilant when walking near livestock.

Volunteers needed to count Isle of Wight water voles

Volunteers needed to count Isle of Wight water voles

Monday, May 2, 2016

VOLUNTEERS are being sought to look for water voles on the Isle of Wight following a decline in the number of the waterside creatures.

FBU warns of consequences of continued cuts on the Isle of Wight

FBU warns of consequences of continued cuts on the Isle of Wight

Monday, May 2, 2016

THE lives of Islanders and the firefighters who protect them could be at risk if the government persists with cuts to front-line services and training.

Isle of Wight Randonnee 2016: Tweets, pics and more

Isle of Wight Randonnee 2016: Tweets, pics and more

Sunday, May 1, 2016

THE Isle of Wight Randonnee returned today, with riders from far across the country descending on the Island for the challenge.

Red Jet 6 a step closer to sea trials

Red Jet 6 a step closer to sea trials

Sunday, May 1, 2016

VISITORS got their last chance to see Red Funnel’s newest vessel, Red Jet 6, on dry land before she is launched next month.

Hydrogen boat smashes target for round-Isle of Wight trip

Hydrogen boat smashes target for round-Isle of Wight trip

Sunday, May 1, 2016

A HYDROGEN-fuel boat built on the Isle of Wight has shown the potential of its new green technology.

Joe Bear likes to Rome for Isle of Wight charity

Joe Bear likes to Rome for Isle of Wight charity

Saturday, April 30, 2016

A TEDDY bear mascot for the Joe Ellis Trust has been making waves on his latest adventure.

Bank holiday road problems at Northwood

Saturday, April 30, 2016

MOTORISTS on the Isle of Wight are facing bank holiday disruption on the Cowes to Newport route.

Sandown businesses backing Fight for the Wight campaign

Sandown businesses backing Fight for the Wight campaign

Saturday, April 30, 2016

BUSINESSES in Sandown hope the Fight for the Wight campaign can persuade prime minister David Cameron to take action to encourage stayaway tourists to return.

Isle of Wight: What's on this weekend

Isle of Wight: What's on this weekend

Saturday, April 30, 2016

IT’S a bumper bank holiday weekend on the Isle of Wight, with plenty to do across the Island.

Prince Edward enjoys Isle of Wight visit

Prince Edward enjoys Isle of Wight visit

Friday, April 29, 2016

HRH Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex visited the Isle of Wight today as part of a UK-wide tour to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Duke of Edinburgh's (DofE) Award scheme.

Crash in Arreton

Friday, April 29, 2016

UPDATED 14:58*
A TRACTOR and Volkswagen Caddy have collided in Arreton this morning (Friday.)

Randonnee returns — watch out for mankini man Dom

Randonnee returns — watch out for mankini man Dom

Friday, April 29, 2016

THE Randonnee returns to the Isle of Wight on Sunday, with cyclists from far afield taking on the round the Island challenge.

New steps at Compton Bay

New steps at Compton Bay

Friday, April 29, 2016

NEW temporary steps have been installed at Conmpton car park.

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