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RED JET COLLIDES WITH YACHT

UPDATED: Red Funnel’s hi-speed Red Jet has this afternoon collided with a yacht in The Solent, according to reports. It is understood that an out of...

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UB40 POSTPONE ISLAND GIG

80’s reggae band UB40 have postponed their upcoming gig, which was due to take place in Ryde next month. The group were set to play Ryde Arena on 20th...

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HELIPAD CLEAR FOR TAKE OFF

Following a period of intensive training, the new helipad at St Mary’s Hospital, Newport is now fully operational, boasting a turnaround time of just 4 minutes...

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FIRE CREWS TACKLE PRISON BLAZE

Two appliances from the Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue Service are this afternoon tackling a small blaze in a structure on the roof of Albany Prison, part of...

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SHANKLIN BODY IDENTIFIED

Police have today revealed the identity of a body found on a Shanklin beach on Tuesday as Craig Andrew Hill, 36, of Atherley Road, Shanklin. The former Cowes...

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