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Isle of Wight boosts Anna's total by £12500 - Isle of Wight County Press
The Isle of Wight was the last of her Five Islands swim challenge, in which she raised cash for the Samaritans, the Island-based Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust and Sail Africa. Reporter: email@example.com. Comments. Log-in or register to comment on ...
Sun, 08 Dec 2013 11:03:10 GMT
Isle Of Wight Parents Tell Of Drink-Drive Devastation - Heart
The parents of a ten-year-old girl killed by a drunk driver on the Isle of Wight have spoken about the devastation it caused. A series of hard hitting videos spelling out the heartbreaking consequences of drink and drug driving are being released by ...
Mon, 09 Dec 2013 08:29:48 GMT
Praise for woman who helped save anglers - Isle of Wight County Press
COASTGUARDS have praised an Isle of Wight woman for her part in saving the lives of two anglers at the weekend. As reported, the two men were rescued on Saturday, after their 12ft boat capsized near West Bramble Buoy. The alarm was raised by Julie ...
Mon, 09 Dec 2013 10:04:52 GMT
£25 return tickets for Isle of Wight cars wanted on Wightlink - Isle of Wight County Press
The calls came ahead of a meeting of an Isle of Wight Council sub-committee, which was yesterday (Thursday) due to discuss which questions should be put to all cross-Solent ferry companies at a meeting in January. Council leader, Cllr Ian Stephens, met ...
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 15:04:02 GMT
It was the best of times - Isle of Wight County Press
AN Isle of Wight town had a Dickens of a festive weekend. Ryde put on the Victorian style and struck a deal with Wightlink and Hovertravel to attract shoppers from the mainland too. Organised by the town's business association, Ryde Dickensian ...
Mon, 09 Dec 2013 11:06:13 GMT
Santa's hare - Isle of Wight County Press
An anonymous dresser-upper got the roadside sculpture and the accompanying magpies in festive spirit. The wooden hare, carved by Isle of Wight chainsaw artist Paul Sivell, has found itself modelling a host of costumes over the years. Last year, to mark ...
Sun, 08 Dec 2013 14:10:49 GMT
Isle of Wight swimming pool first to use innovative renewable heating and hot ... - E2B
A youth charity based on the Isle of Wight has used National Lottery funding to develop an environmentally friendly swimming pool. The swimming pool is operated and owned by the UK Sailing Academy (UKSA), a charity focused on youth development both ...
Mon, 09 Dec 2013 08:48:55 GMT