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Electricity depot fire

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

UPDATED 18:00*
A FIRE has this evening (Tuesday) been reported at an Isle of Wight electricity depot.

Domestic abuse figures revealed

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

A SCHEME allowing members of the public to check if loved ones are at risk of domestic violence has been successfully used over 40 times across Hampshire and the Isle of Wight since its launch in March 2014.

Isle of Wight ferries reschedule football friendly

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

A charity football match between teams from two Isle of Wight ferry companies has been rescheduled after being rained off before Christmas.

Isle of Wight Green Party launches campaign

Isle of Wight Green Party launches campaign

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

THE ISLE of Wight Green party has launched its 2015 election campaign.

New ticket technology for Red Funnel

New ticket technology for Red Funnel

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

WORK to install new ticketing technology and contactless payment at Red Funnel’s four ticket offices has started this week.

Two taken to hospital following Newport crash

Monday, January 26, 2015

A MOTHER and child were taken to St Mary's Hospital this evening (Monday) following a crash on the outskirts of Newport

IW education reform again on the table

Monday, January 26, 2015

EDUCATION on the Isle of Wight could be set for another radical shake-up - but it is up to the public to decide just how.

Isle of Wight MP's acting campaign manager steps down

Isle of Wight MP's acting campaign manager steps down

Monday, January 26, 2015

ISLE of Wight MP Andrew Turner's acting campaign manager has stepped down.

Electoral registration letters in the post

Monday, January 26, 2015

ISLE OF WIGHT residents should look out for letters confirming electoral registration.

Barclays Premier League and Capital One trophies visit the Isle of Wight

Barclays Premier League and Capital One trophies visit the Isle of Wight

Monday, January 26, 2015

THE BARCLAYS Premier League and Capital One Cup trophies are coming to the Isle of Wight this week.

Praise for council clerk for Salisbury Gardens success

Praise for council clerk for Salisbury Gardens success

Sunday, January 25, 2015

AROUND 100 people visited the newly refurbished Salisbury Gardens building, in Ventnor, at an open day.

New president for Isle of Wight legion

Sunday, January 25, 2015

ISLE of Wight Council chairman and former army officer, Cllr Ian Ward, is to become the county president for the Royal British Legion on the Isle of Wight.

Keep fit for free thanks to park project

Keep fit for free thanks to park project

Sunday, January 25, 2015

FORGET the gym, an Isle of Wight parish council is urging people to take advantage of new fitness equipment in a park.

Recycling collection guide binned

Sunday, January 25, 2015

HOMEOWNERS on the Isle of Wight will not be issued with bin collection timetables this year.

Isle of Wight Scouts find new popularity

Isle of Wight Scouts find new popularity

Sunday, January 25, 2015

SCOUTS are stepping into the breach to take advantage of the opportunities for young people left by the Isle of Wight Council’s reduction of support to youth organisations.

Red Funnel ferry in dinghy rescue

Saturday, January 24, 2015

PASSENGERS on a Red Funnel ferry watched as a rescue craft was launched during their cross Solent journey to help a dinghy which had capsized in Southampton Water.

Panel to pick new heads for Isle of Wight schools

Saturday, January 24, 2015

A PANEL, including the former head of Benenden girls public school in Kent, Claire Oulton, will oversee the appointment of permanent principals at Ryde Academy and Sandown Bay Academy.

Woman taken to hospital from yacht

Saturday, January 24, 2015

A WOMAN was taken to hospital after falling unconscious on a yacht in the Solent this afternoon (Saturday).

Campaign to keep Susie the cat's purr-fect friend

Campaign to keep Susie the cat's purr-fect friend

Saturday, January 24, 2015

A SEASONAL visitor has become ‘Santa Claws’ at an Isle of Wight garden centre after a feline friend became attached to him.

Prince and Princess Ball sold out in just a week

Prince and Princess Ball sold out in just a week

Saturday, January 24, 2015

THE Prince and Princess Ball, in aid of Isle of Wight charities KissyPuppy, Daisy Chains Isle of Wight and YMCA young carers, has sold out in just a week.

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