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FIRE CREWS RACE TO VENTNOR FIRE

Fire crews from Newport and Ventnor have responded to reports of a house fire in Ventnor Town this afternoon. Emergency services were called to the scene at...

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RTC LEADS TO GAS LEAK

UPDATED: Emergency services including the Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue Service have this morning closed Pier Street in Ventnor after a vehicle collided with a...

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FATAL CRASH VICTIM NAMED

Police have today (Thursday) named the victim of Tuesday’s fatal road traffic collision as William Watson, 93, of Golden Ridge, Freshwater. Mr Watson...

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THREE ARRESTED IN CAR WASH RAID

Three illegal workers from Albania have been arrested following an operation by Home Office immigration enforcement in Ryde. Acting on intelligence, officers...

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FLASH FLOODING HITS THE ISLAND

UPDATED: Flash flooding has struck the Island this evening (Tuesday) leaving many arterial roads flooded and some home owners without electricity.  The bout of...

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