Breaking News First photos First reported by Island Echo


Homeowners in and around the Binstead area of Ryde may find themselves without water tonight (Saturday) due to a burst water main nearby.

Water is gushing out of a pavement and flooding the road at Sherbourne Avenue.

The constant pressurised flow is so significant that it is now flowing into the adjoining Maybrick Drive.

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Southern Water have been alerted to the incident and they have mobilised an inspector to the scene.

Residents should not be alarmed if they find they have no supply or a low pressure supply. Once repairs have been completed the water may be discoloured for a time – this is to be expected.

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