Following a search instigated by a missing person report earlier, police now confirm they've found a body. Our sincerest thoughts are with the man's family and friends.
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The latest salvo in the disagreement about the Isle of Wight council Executive giving away the freehold of the £32m Cowes Enterprise College to Ormiston Academies Trust.
Saturday, 26th July, 2014 10:55am
By Sally Perry with 63 readers' comments
English Heritage have allowed OnTheWight to publish some cracking old (and new) postcards and photos of the Island's piers from their just-launched book.
Friday, 25th July, 2014 9:17pm
By Simon Perry with one comment
Whether the Executive will change their minds over the proposed changes to parking charges won't be known until 5th August.
Friday, 25th July, 2014 8:16pm
By Sally Perry with 4 readers' comments