Wednesday, July 29, 2015
IT'S a laughing matter as Bestival announces its comedy line-up for September.
THE ISLE of Wight has been nominated for a new tourism award.
E-CIGARETTE users on the Isle of Wight are being warned to be careful when charging vaping devices and other electrical items following a fire at a house in East Cowes on Sunday.
IT'S a boy!
COUPLED with a hike in bus fares for over 16s, Southern Vectis is making its smartcard — The Key — available to children and young adults.
A FATHER and son twice had reason to be grateful to the RNLI in the Solent this week — the second time last night (Tuesday) when their 23-foot speedboat had to be towed to safety by Cowes lifeboat.
SPECIALIST negotiators have coaxed two prisoners down from the roof at HMP Isle of Wight during the early hours of this morning (Wednesday) — nine hours after the incident began.
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
ROADS serving rural communities in the West Wight are due to be upgraded under the PFI contract next month.
A COASTGUARD helicopter and Bembridge’s RNLI Lifeboat have been called to help a crew member who was struck by a boom on board the Eleonora schooner off Ryde this afternoon.
LABOUR and Tory activists have joined forces to fight for the future of the Island Line rail service.
HISTORIC Northwood House, Cowes, has been evacuated today (Tuesday, July 28) following a gas leak.
THE re-opening of the Shanklin Cliff Lift has been delayed — again.
A NEWPORT-based youth café will materialise in the heart of Cowes during Cowes Week.
YARMOUTH lifeboat was called out to assist a lone yachtsman in difficulty in extremely rough seas off the Needles last night.
Monday, July 27, 2015
SINGERS stole the show at Wootton's annual Party in the Park celebration.
A POET is making a pilgrimage across the Solent to the site of Algernon Charles Swinburne's grave to perform some poetry — even if nobody turns up to hear him.
COWES lifeboat station has been presented with a handsome plaque recognising the quality and ingenuity of its design.
RESIDENTS concerned about the 'overdevelopment' of Christ the King College have slammed their Isle of Wight Councillor for failing to represent them.
BEMBRIDGE lifeboat was called out to assist a stricken motor cruiser, which was among the spectator vessels off the the Isle of Wight watching the Americas Cup World Series event on the Solent.
Sunday, July 26, 2015
A SCANDAL that rocked the Isle of Wight and sent shockwaves through Georgian society will be brought to TV screens.
Saturday, July 25, 2015
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