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isle of wight
Monday, January 22, 2018


Heatwave warning to Islanders

Islanders are being warned to take precautions ahead of a heatwave forecast for this weekend.

Newport CE Primary head to leave; school to come under leadership of Christ the...

The headteacher of the failing Newport C of E Primary school is to leave her post, with the headteacher of Christ the King College set to help lead the school.

Man arrested on suspicion of abusing position of trust

Police have confirmed a man was arrested at an Isle of Wight school, on suspicion of abusing a position of trust.

Waste contract a chance to tackle rubbish creatively, say councillors

A new 25-year waste contract is a chance to tackle the Island's rubbish creatively in a way that benefits the environment, according to leading Isle of Wight councillors.

New hybrid Giant Waterlily project underway at Ventnor Botanic Gardens

A Giant Waterlily, which is part of an experiment to create a hybrid species, has revealed its true colours in a night time display.

Yarmouth RNLI Called To The Needles

Yarmouth RNLI lifeboat has been called to the aid of a fishing vessel off the Needles.

Man suffers back pain in two-car Shanklin crash

A man in his 40s has suffered severe back pain in a two car collision in Shanklin.

Schools set for Games

Children from 35 Isle of Wight schools will compete in the annual Primary School Island Games on Saturday.

Provisional SAT results show improvement

Key Stage 2 SAT results have shown a slight improvement on last year, according to unvalidated figures.

Isle of Wight Radio’s Paul Topping to stand and deliver for charity

Can Isle of Wight Radio's Paul Topping stand and deliver? That is the big question as he prepares to perform at a comedy show at Quay Arts Centre.