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School merger plans set for consultation

Friday, November 28, 2014

UPDATED 16:12*
SCHOOL merger plans are set to be consulted on by the Isle of Wight Council.

Man taken to hospital after crash

Friday, November 28, 2014

UPDATED 15:51
A MAN was taken to hospital this afternoon (Friday) following a collision in Ryde on the Isle of Wight.

Isle of Wight Festival: First act to be revealed on Monday

Isle of Wight Festival: First act to be revealed on Monday

Friday, November 28, 2014

THE first announcement for the 2015 Isle of Wight Festival will be made on Monday.

Cuts could hit frontline policing

Cuts could hit frontline policing

Friday, November 28, 2014

FEWER frontline police officers will be on the streets if there are further cuts to the police budget, Hampshire and Isle of Wight’s chief constable has warned.

Woman airlifted after search

Friday, November 28, 2014

A WOMAN suffering from hypothermia was airlifted from an Isle of Wight beach to St Mary's Hospital last night (Thursday).

New Pennyfeathers plan shows more open space

New Pennyfeathers plan shows more open space

Friday, November 28, 2014

THE controversial Pennyfeathers development of more than 900 homes is back on the Isle of Wight planning agenda.

Pupils make good progress at primary school

Friday, November 28, 2014

THE quality of teaching and progress of pupils at St Mary's Catholic Primary School has won praise from Ofsted.

Help needed as Isle of Wight Toy Appeal reaches half way

Help needed as Isle of Wight Toy Appeal reaches half way

Friday, November 28, 2014

TOYS and gifts are desperately needed for the Isle of Wight’s less-fortunate children as the Christmas Toy Appeal reaches the half way point.

£50,000 lottery win for community project

Thursday, November 27, 2014

A COMMUNITY project on the Isle of Wight has scooped almost £50,000 from The People's Millions Fund after an appeal for Islanders' support paid off.

Extra sailings for weekend shoppers

Thursday, November 27, 2014

CHRISTMAS shoppers heading to the mainland on Saturday will be able to take advantage of additional Wightlink sailings.

Man falls on to railway line

Thursday, November 27, 2014

A man has fallen on to railway lines at Ryde Pier Head this afternoon (Thursday).

UKIP defection denied again by Isle of Wight MP

Thursday, November 27, 2014

ANDREW Turner has again dismissed rumours he could join UKIP.

Pair arrested after drugs raid

Thursday, November 27, 2014

POLICE raided a house last night (Wednesday), arresting two people on suspicion of drugs offences.

£5m settlement for family after Isle of Wight NHS failings

Thursday, November 27, 2014

THE family of an Isle of Wight teenager left blind and brain damaged due to NHS negligence are to receive a £5 million court settlement.

Christmas single for KissyPuppy

Christmas single for KissyPuppy

Thursday, November 27, 2014

A CHRISTMAS charity single has been recorded by musical stars from the Isle of Wight.

Strong voice needed for small businesses

Strong voice needed for small businesses

Thursday, November 27, 2014

SMALL businesses on the Isle of Wight will need a strong voice in the coming year.

NHS complaints figures misleading, health bosses claim

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

MORE complaints have been investigated at the Isle of Wight NHS Trust than any other trust in the UK, a report has revealed.

Headteacher praised by Ofsted to leave

Headteacher praised by Ofsted to leave

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

A HEADTEACHER who has helped to turn around an Isle of Wight school is to leave at the end of this school year.

Andrew Turner questions Tony Blair's Save the Children award

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

SAVE the Children's controversial award to former Prime Minister Tony Blair has been questioned in Parliament today (Wednesday) by Isle of Wight MP Andrew Turner.

Chance to remember lost loved ones

Chance to remember lost loved ones

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

LOST loved ones will be remembered as part of the annual Earl Mountbatten Hospice's annual Lights of Love event.

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