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Daily Telegraph
Britain's hidden ice houses offer a glimpse of a world before refrigeration£4 children, £20 families. The ice house is in the Church Shrubbery. More ice
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
£4 children, £20 families. The ice house is in the Church Shrubbery. More ice houses around Britain Osborne House, East Cowes, Isle of Wight (01983 200022; english-heritage.org.uk/visit/places/osborne) has just restored its ice house, which... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Cuts to Isle of Wight sexual health services are the worst in Englandand providing contraception, has been slashed by almost half - 47.9 per cent -
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 3 days ago
and providing contraception, has been slashed by almost half - 47.9 per cent - since 2015. Isle of Wight Councillor for East Cowes and former outreach sexual health worker, Karl Love, said: "How can the Isle of Wight receive the largest cuts... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Almshouse hailed among the country's bestWirral: Planned model village for factory workers; * Great Somerford Free Gard
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
Wirral: Planned model village for factory workers; * Great Somerford Free Gardens and Allotments, Wiltshire: the oldest continuously cultivated allotments in England; * RHS Garden Wisley, Woking, Surrey; * Osborne House, East Cowes, Isle of Wi... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Altercation between two drivers in East Cowes ends in A&EA 57-YEAR-OLD man was taken to A&E with facial injuries after an altercation wi
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 4 days ago
A 57-YEAR-OLD man was taken to A&E with facial injuries after an altercation with another driver on Old Road, East Cowes, yesterday (Friday). Between 2.30 and 3pm, the male drivers of a grey Nissan X-Trail and a light green, four-door BMW got out of... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Campaigners call for new floating bridgeCAMPAIGNERS battling for a better floating bridge service connecting East Cowes
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 5 days ago
CAMPAIGNERS battling for a better floating bridge service connecting East Cowes with Cowes claim the new £3.2 million vessel is not fit for purpose - and never will be. The bridge is set to return to service on Monday for a trial period which will... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Football fixtures for December 9 and 12Sports v West Wight. Division 2: Bembridge v Seaview, Brighstone v Yarmouth &
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 5 days ago
Sports v West Wight. Division 2: Bembridge v Seaview, Brighstone v Yarmouth & Calbourne, Carisbrooke United v AFC Wootton, East Cowes Vics A v Pan Sports, Newport A v Wroxall, Niton Community v Newchurch, Osborne Coburg v Royal... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Floating farceFrom Colin McCourt, East Cowes: ONCE again we hear that the oversized, overwei
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 5 days ago
From Colin McCourt, East Cowes: ONCE again we hear that the oversized, overweight and underchained floating bridge has run aground well north of the slipway at East Cowes. Despite the fact FB6 fails to meet most of its requirements, council... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Red Funnel reveals East Cowes terminal masterplanEXCLUSIVE RED FUNNEL this week exclusively revealed to the County Press its mu
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 5 days ago
EXCLUSIVE RED FUNNEL this week exclusively revealed to the County Press its multi million masterplan for developing the East Cowes terminal. The long-awaited scheme will be carried out in two phases starting as soon as January with demolition of... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Floating bridge to return to service on Mondaythe intention is that it will operate as closely to the published timetable fro
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 6 days ago
the intention is that it will operate as closely to the published timetable from now on. “I would like to thank Cowes and East Cowes residents and businesses for their understanding and patience over the last few months and we hope the vessel will... Read more
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Daily Echo
PHOTOS: Hampshire house hailed as one of the country's best homesWirral: Planned model village for factory workers; l Great Somerford Free Gard
Daily Echo / Posted 7 days ago
Wirral: Planned model village for factory workers; l Great Somerford Free Gardens and Allotments, Wiltshire: the oldest continuously cultivated allotments in England; l RHS Garden Wisley, Woking, Surrey; l Osborne House, East Cowes, Isle of Wi... Read more
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Daily Echo
PHOTOS: Hampshire house hailed as one of the country's best homesWirral: Planned model village for factory workers; l Great Somerford Free Gard
Daily Echo / Posted 8 days ago
Wirral: Planned model village for factory workers; l Great Somerford Free Gardens and Allotments, Wiltshire: the oldest continuously cultivated allotments in England; l RHS Garden Wisley, Woking, Surrey; l Osborne House, East Cowes, Isle of Wi... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Top businesses celebrated at Isle of Wight Chamber of Commerce awardsof Wight Chamber of Commerce business awards for excellence, sponsored by the C
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 8 days ago
of Wight Chamber of Commerce business awards for excellence, sponsored by the County Press. The top award was scooped by East Cowes-based environmental engineering company, Vikoma International. The big names of Isle of Wight business were there... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Looking back at the Isle of Wight December 1, 2017ago December 4, 1992 An Island mother spoke of her horror after escaping deat
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 9 days ago
ago December 4, 1992 An Island mother spoke of her horror after escaping death byseconds after a wall collapsed in her East Cowes home. A split second before, Shirley Rudall had been standing inthe spot where the wall fell, flattening... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Football: Newport Isle of Wight progress in FA Vasethe Sydenhams Wessex League Premier Division, Cowes Sports won 3-0 against Beme
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 11 days ago
the Sydenhams Wessex League Premier Division, Cowes Sports won 3-0 against Bemerton Heath Harlequins at Westwood Park. John Mckie scored twice after Connor Furmidge had put Cowes ahead. In Division 1, East Cowes Vics drew 1-1 agai... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Former Hamiltons manager opens butcher's shop in CowesBridge is also set to be transformed. Plans to turn the High Street shop into
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 11 days ago
Bridge is also set to be transformed. Plans to turn the High Street shop into an Italian restaurant, similar to Prego in East Cowes, have been lodged with the Isle of Wight Council and were unanimously supported by Wootton Bridge Parish Council... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Football Fixtures for December 2Christchurch v Newport. Sydenhams Wessex League, Premier Division: Cowes Sport
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 12 days ago
Christchurch v Newport. Sydenhams Wessex League, Premier Division: Cowes Sports v Bemerton Heath Harlequins. Division 1: East Cowes Victoria v Fawley. Wyvern League (East) Division: Newport Reserves v Petersfield Town Reserves Hampshire FA... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Tunnel linkFrom David Atkin, East Cowes: In reply to the letter from Angela Hewitt (CP, 2
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 12 days ago
From David Atkin, East Cowes: In reply to the letter from Angela Hewitt (CP, 24-11-07),regarding Cathy Foulkes’s proposal for a cross-Solent tunnel (CP, 17-11-17). Firstly, I am against a fixed link, which would giveunlimited road access to the... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Thieves steal war hero's mobility scooter from his Isle of Wight home15 only to discover it had been taken from outside his flat. The retired army
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 17 days ago
15 only to discover it had been taken from outside his flat. The retired army veteran, who was born and married in East Cowes, manned the East Cowes search-light during the Cowes blitz. There were 11 people on shift that night and only four... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
East Cowes sports facility named after Morris BartonMORRIS Barton's contribution to East Cowes has been commemorated with the openi
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 18 days ago
MORRIS Barton's contribution to East Cowes has been commemorated with the opening of a new MUGA bearing his name. The former leader of the Isle of Wight Council and long-serving East Cowes town councillor was made OBE in recognition of his public... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Kingston Marine park plans unveiledPLANS to transform land at East Cowes into a marine business park, with offices
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 19 days ago
PLANS to transform land at East Cowes into a marine business park, with offices and research and development areas, have been unveiled. The Homes and Communities Agency, which owns the land, has lodged a planning application to redevelop Kingston... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Racecourse roundabout to be resurfacedbetween 7.30pm and 6am in order to keep inconvenience to a minimum. It will be
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 22 days ago
between 7.30pm and 6am in order to keep inconvenience to a minimum. It will be carried out in two phases so access between East Cowes and Newport via the roundabout will be maintained for one of the three nights work is underway. The diversion... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Fresh appeal for Cowes Post Office to return to town centrewelcome news for Cowes and comes on the back of another announcement from the P
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 22 days ago
welcome news for Cowes and comes on the back of another announcement from the Post Office that it will open a branch in East Cowes too," he said. "I'm pleased I was able to successfully lobby on behalf of residents and businesses and persuade... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Football: Newport hit Petersfield for sixup to 20th in the Sydenhams Wessex League Premier Division. Meanwhile, Cowes S
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 25 days ago
up to 20th in the Sydenhams Wessex League Premier Division. Meanwhile, Cowes Sports suffered a 4-0 defeat at home to Bashley. In Division 1, East Cowes Vics drew 1-1 with Hythe and Dibden. Alek Prezpolewski equalised for Vics from a fr... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Football Fixtures for November 18Saturday Sydenhams Wessex League, Premier Division: Cowes Sports vBashley, Pet
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 26 days ago
Saturday Sydenhams Wessex League, Premier Division: Cowes Sports vBashley, Petersfield Town v Newport. Division 1: East Cowes Vics v Hythe and Dibden. Wyvern League (East Division): Newport Reserves v Bosham. Hampshire Junior A Cup, second round:... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Mum speaks of heartbreak after baby's death at St Mary's Hospitaltoo late and he died shortly after arriving at Southampton General Hospital. O
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 26 days ago
too late and he died shortly after arriving at Southampton General Hospital. Owen’s mother, Michelle, 37, of Grange Road, East Cowes, said: “Owen’s death will always be the most profound, raw, life-destroying, never-to-come-back-from thing that... Read more
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Daily Echo
There could be new a jet boat on the Solent sooner than we thought2018. The twin aluminium catamaran hulls are now easily recognisable inside th
Daily Echo / Posted 27 days ago
2018. The twin aluminium catamaran hulls are now easily recognisable inside the Union Jack branded Columbine building in East Cowes. The shell plating on the twin hulls is complete and welding work is underway in the hull void spaces, bulkheads... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Red Jet 7 to enter the Solent ahead of scheduleschedule. Red Funnel's second state-of-the-art high-speed passenger ferry is r
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 28 days ago
schedule. Red Funnel's second state-of-the-art high-speed passenger ferry is rapidly taking shape at Wight Shipyard Co in East Cowes. The £7 million, 41 metre vessel is expected to enter the water ahead of schedule in May 2018. AdvertisementAs... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Football: New ground plans revealed for Newport Isle of Wight Football Clubproposed new ground, situated in the Newport north electoral ward, is bordered
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 29 days ago
proposed new ground, situated in the Newport north electoral ward, is bordered by The Racecourse, Whippingham Road and East Cowes Road. The new facilities would include a floodlit pitch, a new clubhouse and a spectators’ stand with a... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Football Fixtures for October 11 & 14Athletic. Sydenhams Wessex League, Premier Division: Cowes Sports vHamworthy U
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 1 months ago
Athletic. Sydenhams Wessex League, Premier Division: Cowes Sports vHamworthy United. Division 1: New Milton Town v East Cowes Vics. Hampshire Intermediate Cup, second round: Tadley CallevaReserves v Northwood SJ. Hampshire Junior A Cup,... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Loss of water in Cowes and East Cowes after burst mainMANY residents of Cowes and East Cowes have woken up to no water this morning a
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 1 months ago
MANY residents of Cowes and East Cowes have woken up to no water this morning after a burst main has affected supply to the two towns. Southern Water have said they are investigating the incident, but ask for anyone who notices a leak to contact... Read more

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