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Yarmouth Lifeboat Station Receives £1,000 Thanks To Bedford Family

Yarmouth RNLI has received much needed funds following a generous donation from a Bedford family. David Coulson gave the Yarmouth Coxswain Howard Lester the sum of £1,000 in memory of...

Famous Comedian Eddie Izzard Donates Fees To Isle Of Wight Charities

Two Island charities are rejoicing thanks to a performance by a world famous comedian. Eddie Izzard donated his performance fees - from his sold out show at Shanklin Theatre on Sunday -...

Funeral Of "Popular Ryde Man" Lee Daniel Takes Place Today

The funeral of a man who died in a double collision in Brading last month will take place today (Thursday). Lee Daniel from Ryde was travelling on his motorbike when he became...

Isle Of Wight Festival Land Hire Fee Waiver Request

The company behind the Isle of Wight Festival wants its land-hire fee for the use of Seaclose Park to be waived by the Isle of Wight Council, according to a report going before the...

Cowes Week Launches Search For New Charity

The world’s largest sailing regatta – Cowes Week – is looking for a new charity to sponsor in 2017. (c) Rick Tomlinson Cowes Week appoints an official charity in order that fundraising activity during the...

Cowes Week Launches Search For New Charity

The world's largest sailing regatta - Cowes Week - is looking for a new charity to sponsor in 2017. Cowes Week appoints an official charity in order that fundraising activity during the event...

World Rescue Challenge For Isle Of Wight Firefighters

Two firefighters from the Isle of Wight are travelling to Brazil later this month (October) to compete in an international rescue competition. Newport crew manager Aidy Wellock and Ryde firefighter Aden Thomson will be representing...

World Rescue Challenge For Isle Of Wight Firefighters

Two firefighters from the Isle of Wight are travelling to Brazil later this month (October) to compete in an international rescue competition. Newport crew manager Aidy Wellock and Ryde firefighter Aden Thomson will be...

Two Brussels police officers stabbed in suspected terrorist attack

Two police officers in Brussels have been stabbed in a suspected terrorist attack, Belgian prosecutors have said. The man knifed one officer in the neck and another in the stomach in the city's Schaerbeek area, according...

Partner of ex-Eastenders actress given whole life term

The partner of ex-Eastenders actress Sian Blake has been given a whole life sentence for murdering her and their two young sons. Arthur Simpson-Kent, 49, killed Ms Blake, 43, and their sons, Zachary, eight, and four-year-old Amon,...