The charter boat ran out of fuel and after the fuel hatch was opened the woman fell and hit her head. Cowes RNLI were able to attend and bring the passengers back on shore.
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The MP says, "it is very unhelpful that some people are trying to make this a political issue."
Thursday, 30th July, 2015 11:43am
By Andrew Turner's Office with 23 readers' comments
.‘1 in 3 women who get breast cancer are over the age of 70, so don’t assume you’re past it’ is the message from the NHS ‘Be Clear on Cancer’ campaign launched earlier this month.
Thursday, 30th July, 2015 9:41am
By Andy Hollebon with one comment
As government funding to local councils are cut, new ways to fund the services that are vital to tourism businesses are being explored.
Wednesday, 29th July, 2015 12:31pm
By Sally Perry with 12 readers' comments
Children and young people will be able to register for a key card next month, providing them with a safer and more convenient way to pay for bus journeys.
Wednesday, 29th July, 2015 9:40am
By Sally Perry with 10 readers' comments
It's not clear whether the inmates were trying to escape or just wanted to watch the stars, but officers were tasked with bringing them down late last night.
Wednesday, 29th July, 2015 8:30am
By Sally Perry with one comment
The same engine trouble resulted in RNLI crews being called out twice this week for the same boat.
Wednesday, 29th July, 2015 7:40am
By George Chastney with 10 readers' comments
Leader of the Isle of Wight council states his focus has been to see how the franchise can be retained and says he has been taking positive steps to this end.
Tuesday, 28th July, 2015 7:53pm
By Sally Perry with 41 readers' comments
A new pressure group has been set up to help secure the future of the Island Line train service with a sustainable, reliable and viable service for the duration of the next franchise period.
Tuesday, 28th July, 2015 3:00pm
By Sally Perry with 21 readers' comments
Red Funnel have rolled out new high capacity Wi-Fi solution across all its vessels and terminals.
Monday, 27th July, 2015 3:15pm
By Amy Grinstead with 2 readers' comments