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Heroic 10-man Newport IW stun Alresford Town

Heroic 10-man Newport IW stunned Alresford Town in the 2nd qualifying round of the FA Vase at St Georges Park today after being 0-1 down with 10 men in the 90th minute. Substitute Tom McInnes pounced in the 93rd minute to equalise and he scored again in extra-time to put Newport through.

Newport Bags Heart Foundation Fun Day

Events planned for St James Square on Saturday.

Deal over Ryde Theatre step closer

Isle of Wight Radio can reveal that a deal over the future of Ryde Theatre is moving forward, with a preferred bidder for the building due to be announced next week under delegated powers.

Crews extinguish car fires

Firefighters have extinguished two cars which were on fire in Shanklin.

New ferry rules ‘inappropriate’ – MP

The Island's MP has branded new rules for disabled ferry passengers 'inappropriate and overbearing'.

Solent travel behind high expenses: MP

The cost of travelling the Solent is the main reason behind a high level of expenses submitted by the Island's MP.

New era for Haylands students

A new era has begun for students of a Ryde school, who this week settled in to their state-of-the-art new building.

Wightlink passengers must leave car deck

Passengers travelling on Wightlink's car ferries must now leave their vehicles when on board.

RNLI rescues stricken yacht

Bembridge RNLI has come to the aid of a yacht with sail and engine problems.

200 IW staff wait merger news

Around 200 staff at a major Isle of Wight employer are awaiting further news about a possible merger.