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Firm Behind Yo Sushi Plotting Wightlink Takeover

The buyout firm behind the Yo Sushi chain of restaurants is plotting a takeover of cross-Solent operator Wightlink. Mayfair Equity Partners is one of a...

Isle Of Wight To Host Dick And Dom’s “The Great Wonderfest”

Tv’s Dick and Dom are launching a brand new family festival on the Isle of Wight and it will be here in August 2019! Taking...

Pedestrian Taken To Hospital Following Collision In Cowes

A man has been taken to St Mary's Hospital in Newport following a collision in Cowes. Emergency crews were called to a collision involving a...

Victoria Of Wight Woes Mean Cancellations For Wightlink Customers

A problem with Wightlink's £30 million flagship car ferry means cancellations for customers tomorrow morning (Monday). The ferry firm is blaming a 'mechanical issue' with...

Car And Motorbike Collision Closes Road In Ryde

A car and motorbike have been involved in a crash in Ryde this evening (Wednesday). The rider of the motorcycle has reportedly suffered injuries, according...

Sinkhole Closes Road In Shanklin

A sinkhole has opened up in Shanklin this morning (Wednesday). The hole on Hope Hill is around half a metre wide and two-foot deep, according...

Cowes ‘Assault’ Leaves Man With ‘Broken Nose, Cuts And Bruises’

An investigation is underway following an alleged assault in Cowes. Police say the victim was left with a broken nose, cuts and bruises.  The 39-year-old...

Reports Of A Crash In Ryde

There has been a crash in Ryde this evening (Wednesday), Isle of Wight Radio understands. Listeners say there has been a collision on Dover...

Fresh Ferry Woes As Wightlink Cancels Sailings

Wightlink passengers face another day of disruption, as the ferry firm announces cancellations on its Yarmouth - Lymington route. Several of tomorrow’s sailings have been...

Three Vehicle Collision Closes Newport’s Burnt House Lane

A crash involving three vehicles has closed Burnt House Lane in Newport this evening (Friday). The Isle of Wight Ambulance Service said it was called...