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Since being taken over by Ormiston Academies Trust, Cowes Enterprise is now considered a new school by Ofsted, giving them a chance of starting again, so exiting Special Measures.
Monday, 20th October, 2014 12:08pm
By Sally Perry with 9 readers' comments
Protesters sought to spread the news that introducing foot passenger fares on the floating bridge might actually lose the council money - rather than bring additional income - if pensioners chose to take the bus round instead. They say each journey would cost the council £13.16.
Monday, 20th October, 2014 10:12am
By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments
Congratulations are in order for Sandown Bay Academy for working its way out of Special Measures. A great deal of hard work and determination has been shown by all involved.
Saturday, 18th October, 2014 10:57am
By Sally Perry with 6 readers' comments