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Zoo’s New Lioness Leaves Travelling Crate

Frosty arrived yesterday lunchtime from the West Midlands Safari Park after becoming isolated from her pride.

Billboard Graduate’s Job Seeking Success

24-year-old Adam Pacitti tweets he is now employed.

Priest sentenced for sex offences

A priest has been sentenced to eight years for sex offences against young boys, including one that occurred on the Isle of Wight.

Pregnant woman cut free from car

A pregnant woman has been cut free from her car, after it ended up on its side in a Havenstreet field.

Festival artwork to raise money for swimming pool

Artwork that had previously been banned from taxis on the Isle of Wight is now helping to raise money for a cash-strapped swimming pool.

Isle of Wight Zoo Welcomes Frosty The Lioness

A new white African lioness will arrive at the Isle of Wight Zoo, this Valentine's Day.

Council looks to “other local authorities” for child social care support

The Isle of Wight Council is working with other local authorities to try and address some of the serious concerns raised about child protection services in the recent damning Ofsted report.

Rare Isle of Wight Tudor tax document goes for auction

A rare document that lists residents on the Isle of Wight in Tudor times is up for auction on Thursday.

Fire at Freshwater Charity Shop

Isle of Wight Fire & Rescue have been called to a blaze at a Freshwater charity shop.

Crematorium Building Work Delayed

An improvement scheme at the Isle of Wight crematorium is now over-running.