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Isle of Wight County Press
Salvation Army and Isle of Wight Council team up to support homeless peoplesupport people on their unique journey from homelessness to home. “This will c
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 10 hours ago
support people on their unique journey from homelessness to home. “This will complement our other homeless services on the IW and enable us to provide an integrated model of accommodation, support and pathways back to independence. Life does not... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Looking Back at the Isle of Wight October 13, 2017of Nurse Thynne to rescue one of them. Both were up for best festival in their
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 2 days ago
of Nurse Thynne to rescue one of them. Both were up for best festival in their respective size categories, best line up and best family festival. The IW Festival would go on to win best major festival and Bestival won best medium-sized fe... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Author Zoe Sadler teams up with Waterstones for book launch competitionadults will love this book too.” Colouring sheets can be collected from Waters
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 4 days ago
adults will love this book too.” Colouring sheets can be collected from Waterstones, Newport, or from Zoe herself at the IW Literary Festival youth zone this weekend (Saturday and Sunday), where she will be reading from her first book, The... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Leslies Motors to build new showroomsubmitted plans to open a new car showroom on the outskirts of Newport. Planni
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 5 days ago
submitted plans to open a new car showroom on the outskirts of Newport. Planning permission has been put forward to the IW Council to renovate the Reynolds and Read yard at Blackwater into a new dealership. The new showroom will be able to... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Newport man to appear in court for truck theftor over, driving without a licence, drink driving, driving without insurance, a
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 5 days ago
or over, driving without a licence, drink driving, driving without insurance, and five counts of damage to property valued under £5000. He has been remanded in custody and will appear at the IW magistrates court tomorrow (Saturday Septem... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Modern parable of being liked or respectedtelling the truth. Perhaps we shouldn’t be so hard on politicians who lie; per
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 5 days ago
telling the truth. Perhaps we shouldn’t be so hard on politicians who lie; perhaps the ignoramus voters drive them to it. Thankfully, the IW electorate generally doesn’t seem to be taken in by all this shameless mendacity and blind... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Oh deer, what can the matter be?Why, I ask, would they want to do that? My only answer is sport. Why I ask is
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 5 days ago
Why, I ask, would they want to do that? My only answer is sport. Why I ask is there an IW Deer Conservation Group anyway? Conservation of what deer — you can’t conserve something that does not exist. Unless they have been brought in. If they are... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Can we grow tropical fruit on the Island?unusual here, but it still brings an exotic look to any garden. “Fingers cross
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 8 days ago
unusual here, but it still brings an exotic look to any garden. “Fingers crossed I get to eat this rarest of fruit — an IW banana,” he said. Sadly, the news is not especially good for Anthony’s aspirations. I fear the bananas will be... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Looking Back at the Isle of Wight October 6, 2017wonder woman. Islanders swapped their exercise videos for the real thing when R
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 9 days ago
wonder woman. Islanders swapped their exercise videos for the real thing when Rosemary Conley led an aerobics extravaganza at Medina Leisure Centre in 2007. Around 200 people attended two mass workouts as part of the IW Diet and Fitness R... Read more
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express
Germany population boom: Figures to increase by 2035 after record migrant arrivalsaccording to expert forecasts. Germany's population is due to increase by 2035
express / Posted 12 days ago
according to expert forecasts. Germany's population is due to increase by 2035 Cologne Institute for Economic Research (IW) forecasts Germany's population is going to increase to 83.1 million by 2035 despite previous reports suggesting the... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Don’t let Trump bring down our townThe IW Council and Government must take every step possible to protect the East
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 12 days ago
The IW Council and Government must take every step possible to protect the East Cowes business hub investments and our skilled workforce. We need to shout louder about our significance and what is at stake when it comes to our scientific world... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
WASPI's day of action(WASPI) group had a successful day of action.Solent WASPI held a day of action
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 17 days ago
(WASPI) group had a successful day of action.Solent WASPI held a day of action on the Island, in support of the 10,000 IW women who have had their state pension age changed — in some cases twice — in recent years. Members met IW MP Bob Seely... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Charitable status helps Isle of Wight poolWaterside Pool.The status places the pool on an even firmer footing nearly six
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 17 days ago
Waterside Pool.The status places the pool on an even firmer footing nearly six years after it was taken over from the IW Council and run as a ‘not for profit’ company. Trustees said since receiving a tiny start-up grant of just £16,000 from... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Signs aim to cut squirrel deaths on the Isle of Wightwas contributed to by 76 households, which showed, despite deaths, the Island p
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 17 days ago
was contributed to by 76 households, which showed, despite deaths, the Island population to be largely stable. The road sign project is jointly funded by the Wight Squirrel Trust and the IW Red Squirrel Project, which concentrates on e... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Teams wanted for Cats Protection quizHELP raise funds for Cats Protection IW at its seventh annual quiz night at New
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 17 days ago
HELP raise funds for Cats Protection IW at its seventh annual quiz night at Newclose Cricket Club. Teams of four can take part in the event on Saturday, October 28, where there will also be a raffle, lucky dip, hot food and a bar. Entry to the quiz... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Send a shoebox full of cheerinclude the County Press (Newport), STA Sofas (Newport), Lloyds Bank (Newport a
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 18 days ago
include the County Press (Newport), STA Sofas (Newport), Lloyds Bank (Newport and Ryde), Jewson (Newport and Sandown), IW Radio (Newport), all Co-op Funeralcare branches, Shorwell Post Office, Islandwide Carpet Warehouse (Ryde) and Busy Bee... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Pride is about identity, not just sexualityFrom Cllr Debbie Andre, Sandown: I was pleased the motion I proposed at last w
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 19 days ago
From Cllr Debbie Andre, Sandown: I was pleased the motion I proposed at last week’s full IW Council meeting, calling for the council to reaffirm its support for next year’s Pride Event, due to take place on July 21, was given almost unanimous... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Looking Back at the Isle of Wight September 22nd, 201729, 1917NATIONALLY, teachers’ salaries were increased by up to £30 per year (£1
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 23 days ago
29, 1917NATIONALLY, teachers’ salaries were increased by up to £30 per year (£1,909 in today’s money). However, IW teachers only had an increase of £8 — equivalent to just £500. September 26, 1942The IW war on rats was named the... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Island trio impress for GBTHREE IW triathletes represented Great Britain on the world stage recently.Wigh
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 24 days ago
THREE IW triathletes represented Great Britain on the world stage recently.Wight Tri’s Liz Dunlop, Stuart Dyer and Daron Perkins competed for GB at the International Triathlon Union (ITU) Age Group World Standard Distance Triathlon Championship in... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Illini West runs through Peoria Heights for 50-26 victoryscored on a six-yard TD run about four minutes later. He scored again on 10-yar
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 24 days ago
scored on a six-yard TD run about four minutes later. He scored again on 10-yard rush midway through the second, and IW took a 14-6 lead on a two-point run by Colton Sargeant. Michael Lord found the end zone on a pair of four-yard scampers —... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Get ready to roll — CycleFest is backjunior racing, dual eliminator downhill race and a cross-country enduro, The Hi
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 26 days ago
junior racing, dual eliminator downhill race and a cross-country enduro, The Hills. All proceeds will be donated to the IW Junior Cycling Development Pro-gramme, which provides subsidised racing for juniors. The Isle of Wight Cycle Festival... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Boris’s bikes not likely to travelFrom Iain McKie, Totland Bay: News the IW Council is considering a ‘Boris Bike
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 26 days ago
From Iain McKie, Totland Bay: News the IW Council is considering a ‘Boris Bike’ scheme should be treated with caution (CP online, 15-09-17).Following a Freedom of Information request, it was revealed the taxpayer in London is having to pay £11... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Milestone for Isle of Wight Green GymThe Island's countryside has now benefited for 14 years from the efforts of the
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 30 days ago
The Island's countryside has now benefited for 14 years from the efforts of the band of hardy volunteers who use only eco-friendly hand tools. IW Green Gym volunteers on their 700th session. CONTRIBUTED The cake at the... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Dementia care environment quality still deterioratinga survey has revealed.There are also increasing problems for all patients with
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted a month ago
a survey has revealed.There are also increasing problems for all patients with privacy and food and hydration at the IW NHS Trust compared to the national average, according to the survey. A Patient-led Assessment of the Care Environment... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Afghanistan mulls plan to train 20,000 civilians to fight insurgentswould be to have a functioning ANA (Afghan National Army) and ANP (Afghan Natio
Hindustantimes.com / Posted a month ago
would be to have a functioning ANA (Afghan National Army) and ANP (Afghan National Police),” Kate Clark, a senior analyst at Afghanistan Analysts Network, told AFP. “It’s a dangerous thing to play with, arming your civilians.” mam... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
March over fears for IW health servicesfrom St Mary’s Hospital to Cowes, get on the Red Jet, and continue to Southampt
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted a month ago
from St Mary’s Hospital to Cowes, get on the Red Jet, and continue to Southampton General Hospital to highlight the journey IW patients have to tackle.The march, organised by Save Our NHS, takes place on September 23, meeting at 9.45am. The group,... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Islanders have their sayAN ONLINE survey asking residents about their concerns and what they want in th
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 1 months ago
AN ONLINE survey asking residents about their concerns and what they want in the future will run until October 13.The IW Council’s cabinet member for regeneration and business development, Cllr Wayne Whittle, presented a report to last week’s... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Earl Mountbatten Hospice calendar released featuring top Isle of Wight photography2018 charity calendar. The £5 calendar, available in hospice shops now, has bee
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 1 months ago
2018 charity calendar. The £5 calendar, available in hospice shops now, has been made possible thanks to the talents of IW photographers, who entered their work into a competition earlier this year to find 12 of the best images. Advertisement... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Job Seekers attend Valley-wide Employment EXPObe part of the community and want to help people with new jobs and new employme
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 1 months ago
be part of the community and want to help people with new jobs and new employment and new careers,” says Robert Venegas of IW Country Club. The county says over 2,000 people attended the job expo and this is the first time it's been held at... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Anniversary shoot contestand has enjoyed many successes along the way in local and nation competitions.
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 1 months ago
and has enjoyed many successes along the way in local and nation competitions. The club is currently involved in the IW .22 Standing Rifle League, the UKPSA Shotgun League and UKPSA 100, together with participation in the All-Island Ely... Read more

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