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Solent Swimming In December? Gurnard Challenge In Aid Of RNLI

Raising money for the RNLI was the aim of a sponsored swim in freezing waters off Gurnard yesterday (Sunday). The Little Gloster’s 200 metre swim dared fundraisers to "brave" it by plunging into the Solent...

Santas Dash For Cash Through Ryde Supporting Isle Of Wight Hospice

If you saw red in Ryde on Sunday it was most likely the 200 Santas running around the town.   The Earl Mountbatten Hospice’s Santa Dash returned, taking on a route that started and finished at...

Musician Interviews Revealed In New John Hannam Book

Isle of Wight Radio’s John Hannam has released a new book revealing 30 years worth of exclusive interviews with stars of the music world. Interviews in the book will feature past pop legends from...

Remembering Them: Lights Of Love At Isle Of Wight’s Earl Mountbatten Hospice

The Isle of Wight's Earl Mountbatten Hospice will host its annual Lights of Love service this evening (Sunday). The service is a chance to remember loved ones who have died, either by lighting a candle...

Supreme Court to hear Government’s Brexit appeal

The Government will take its battle to start the process of leaving the EU to the Supreme Court on Monday, in what is seen as one of the most significant constitutional battles in decades. Attorney...

Monday’s national newspaper front pages

THE PAPERS' TOP STORIES :: The Guardian, MetroAustria has decisively rejected the possibility of the EU getting its first far-right head of state.:: The TimesItalian voters plunged Europe into turmoil after exit polls...

Woman on holiday in Polzeath, Cornwall, dies after being pulled from sea

The body of a woman has been recovered from the sea off the Cornish coast. Police were alerted at 10am on Sunday after a 36-year-old woman - on holiday with family and friends -...

Virgin Galactic test flight success above California’s Mojave Desert

A Virgin Galactic spaceship has come safely through a free-flying test above the Mojave Desert in southern California. Sir Richard Branson was watching as SpaceShipTwo - known as VSS Unity - landed about 10...

Italians head for polls in referendum as anxious Europe looks on

Italians are heading to the polls in a referendum which could have significant ramifications for the whole of Europe.  The public are being asked to vote 'yes' or 'no' to constitutional change which would reduce...

Far-right candidate Hofer concedes Austria election to Van der Bellen

The far-right candidate in Austria's presidential election conceded defeat to his independent rival shortly after polls closed on Sunday afternoon. In a Facebook post, Norbert Hofer said: I am very...

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