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Monday, November 20, 2017

News

Next stage of offshore windfarm plan delayed

The next stage of proposals for a major offshore windfarm have been delayed because of the high levels of feedback received by developers.

Two rescued after Freshwater Bay cliff fall

A man and a woman who had fallen around 20 feet down cliffs at Freshwater Bay have been rescued by coastguard crews.

Hospice staff rewarded for hard work

Staff at the Earl Mountbatten Hospice have been recognised for their work at the first Staff Sunflower Awards.

Freshwater cliff fall couple ‘slipped down narrow footpath’

It has emerged the couple who fell 20 feet down cliffs at Freshwater Bay had slipped down a narrow footpath they were walking along.

Ambulance was “minutes away” from five-year-old casualty

It has been revealed that an ambulance was just minutes away from Ryde High Street when a five-year old was knocked over on Sunday morning, but was diverted at the last minute to another child with life-threatening injuries.

Anti-asphalt plant campaigners “scaremongering”

Anti-asphalt plant campaigners have been accused of scaremongering by the leader of the Isle of Wight Council.

Biffa about to be seized over ‘crippling debts’

Biffa, the parent company of the Island's household waste collection firm, Island Waste, is about to be seized by its lenders because of crippling debts according to reports.

Police promise 20 minute air response

Round-the-clock air support for the Isle of Wight is being promised by Hampshire police, despite a cut in the number of helicopters available.

West Wight Triathlon 2012 Video and Results

Team Isle of Wight Radio video

Return Trip For Screwball Rally Team

A group of YMCA employees hope to return to the Isle of Wight overnight tonight after racing through 5 counties in 5 days to raise charity funds.