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3 hrs ago | Isle of Wight County Press
Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue Service was called to Tesco in Brading Road, Ryde, at around 7.55pm when a burning smell was reported.
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7 hrs ago | Portsmouth Today
ORGANISATIONS which provide food and heating for vulnerable people in Portsmouth will receive extra funding from Portsmouth City Council this winter.
11 hrs ago | This is Local London
Rockers Biffy Clyro have been unveiled as the first headliners for next year's Isle of Wight Festival with Under Control singer Calvin Harris also announced.
14 hrs ago | Isle of Wight County Press
The 6ft tree was taken from outside the delicatessen in Seaview High Street, opposite the Seaview Hotel on Friday evening.
18 hrs ago | Daily Echo
A CALLOUS carer has been jailed for stealing A 2,000 from the frail parents of a well-known Hampshire policeman.
19 hrs ago | Isle of Wight County Press
COASTGUARDS have praised an Isle of Wight woman for her part in saving the lives of two anglers at the weekend.
19 hrs ago | BBC News
A politician who spent 16 hours lying on a hospital trolley waiting for a bed has described the situation in two of Belfast's A&E units as "pandemonium".
20 hrs ago | Hampshire Chronicle
From left: Howard Pridding, British Marine Federation; Ken Moon, Federation of Small Businesses; Jimmy Chestnutt, Hampshire Chamber of Commerce; Graham Ellis, Southern Enterprise Alliance.
Oil painting of Elizabeth Bennett Young by Smithfield artist Stephanie Faleski commemorates Young's actions in 1781 that saved Isle of Wight court records from British troops.
The fisherman were plucked from the water by the Cowes RNLI lifeboat after their boat overturned in the sea half-way between Gurnard and Lepe, Hants, at around 9.30am.
The 12ft Min Eve was found by the Cowes Harbour Commission launch HM 1 near West Bramble Buoy, with one man clinging to the hull and another holding on to a rope.
Lord Thomas of Cwmgiedd said the court was "the most fabulous magistrates court that has been built for some time".
MONTHS after the troubled Cowes Enterprise College was signed off by Isle of Wight Council bosses, the roof still leaks, doors need replacing and there are concerns over ventilation and temperature control in parts of the building.
A RISING Isle of Wight star of the culinary world has been tipped for the top after he was named Advanced Apprentice of the Year at the Hospitality Guild's Young Hall of Fame and Apprenticeship Awards.
THE steamer, Scotsdyke, which had recently caught fire off Ventnor and was beached for some days at Calshot Spit, was towed to Sunderland to be repaired.
SOLENT commuters and interested parties attended the first of two public meetings last night , looking at the impact of cuts and high ferry fares.
ON more than one occasion, I have heard the remark,"IW? I've seen that, I had a fortnight's holiday there".