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Flu Vaccination Extended At Island Primary Schools

Primary school children on the Isle of Wight are able to take advantage of an extended winter flu vaccination programme. The biggest ever flu vaccination programme in...

Environment Agency Work On Ryde Beach

The Environment Agency is making improvements to water channels on Ryde beach.

Damien Nettles: 20th Anniversary Marked With Special Walk

With yesterday (Wednesday) marking 20 years since the disappearance of Island teenager Damien Nettles, residents came together to take part in a special walk....

Youth Employment Help

Year 11 and 12 students have been urged to take part in a national initiative that helps prepare them for future employment.

New Community Centre Officially Opens At Former Downside Site

A new community facility has formally been opened at the former Downside middle school site in Newport. The site is now home to Barton Primary...

Ryde Councillor Turns Tory

The Conservatives are strengthening their grip on the Isle of Wight after an independent councillor's announced he'll be joining the ruling Tories.

Isle Of Wight Youngster Wins Prestigious National Award

An young Islander has won a prestigious award from Historic England. Josh Aitken-Dunkeld was awarded the Best Contribution to a Heritage Project by Young People...

More Police Resources Promised After Spate Of Isle Of Wight Burglaries

Detectives from Isle of Wight CID are continuing to dedicate extra resources to solve recent burglaries at business and charity premises.

Urgent Care Service Replaces Beacon Centre At St Mary’s Hospital

If you have made a trip to St Mary’s Hospital in Newport recently you might have noticed there is big change to its out-of-hours...

More Islanders Back In Work

Unemployment on the Isle of Wight has dropped for the first time in nine months.