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WOMAN FREED FROM MUD

UPDATED: A woman has been freed by fire crews this evening after becoming trapped in mud up to her waist. The incident happened shortly after 18:00 near to...

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JUNCTION COLLISION IN RYDE

A motorcycle and a car have collided at a junction in Ryde this afternoon. Emergency services are attending the RTC on Monkton Street with the junction of Park...

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HEDGE FIRE SPREADS TO CLADDING

Fire crews from Newport and Shanklin are this lunchtime tackling a hedge fire in Luccombe, which has spread to cladding on a nearby building. The fire broke...

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CAR AND MOTORCYCLE COLLIDE

Emergency services are currently attending a collision between a car and a motorcycle at the crossroads junction with Fishbourne Lane on the outskirts of...

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FOCUS PLOUGHS INTO TREES

UPDATED: A high-performance road car has ploughed into trees overnight on the outskirts of Brading, leaving the vehicle an insurance write-off. The incident...

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FIRE AT SANDOWN TOILETS

Fire crews from Ryde and Shanklin have this afternoon been tackling a fire at a public toilet in Sandown. A fire in the gentleman’s section of the...

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SUBWAY TO OPEN NEWPORT STORE

Subway, a leading fast food chain, is set to open a second store on the Island. Up to 10 jobs will be created when the company open a new store in Town Lane...

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GKN FINED FOR SAFETY BREACH

East Cowes firm GKN Aerospace have been prosecuted today for failing to meet safety regulations for a least six years, leaving a number of employees with...

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FIRE AT THE OLD COMICAL PUB

TWO pumping appliances from the Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue Service have been called to The Old Comical Pub in Sandown this evening. Crews were called around...

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