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Cowes Lifeboat Helps Grounded Yacht

Cowes Lifeboat was called across the Solent to help a yacht which had run aground last night (Tuesday). Five people were on board when it...

Royal Visit: ‘King Charles I’ To Grace The Isle Of Wight

More than 300 years after being imprisoned at Carisbrooke Castle, ‘King Charles I’ is to return to the Isle of Wight. The Isle of Wight’s...

Tree-rific! New Home For Shanklin’s Stubborn Squirrel

A Shanklin Squirrel, famous for halting the chopping down of a 'dangerous' tree, is set to get a new home. As reported by Isle of...

‘Missing Children’ Found “Safe And Well” In Appley

Two children feared missing in the Appley area have been found "safe and well". HM Coastguard says it was tasked to Ryde's seafront at around...

‘Mechanical Issue’ Cancels Wightlink Sailings

A mechanical issue has led to the cancellation of a number of sailings on Wightlink's Yarmouth to Lymington route today (Tuesday). The 4.05pm and 6.05pm crossings...

Isle Of Wight Ferry Firm Launches £10Million Vessel

Red Funnel’s latest addition has been officially launched in Birkenhead today (Tuesday). Scroll down to watch the boat's launch...The £10 million freight ferry will sail...

Shorwell Chainsaw Theft Prompts Police Warning

A chainsaw and radio have been stolen in Shorwell, prompting a warning from police. Hampshire Constabulary says both items were taken at some point overnight...

Isle Of Wight Festival Nominated For National Award

The Isle of Wight Festival could be about to receive national recognition. The iconic event, hosted at Newport's Seaclose Park, is up for Music Festival...

Isle Of Wight Job Seeker Numbers Fall

The number of Islanders out of work and claiming Job Seeker's Allowance (JSA) has fallen year-on-year. In the month of January, 720 people were claiming...

Cars And Motorcycle Vandalised In East Cowes

At least one car and a motorcycle have been vandalised in East Cowes. In pictures sent to Isle of Wight Radio, the vehicles can be...

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