£10,000 confiscated from Isle of Wight security company director

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After anonymous intelligence was received that unlicensed guards were being used by Sightguard Security Ltd, the director has had confiscated £10,000 under the Proceeds of Crime Act.

Wednesday, 21st February, 2018 4:44pm

By Sally Perry

Police close investigation into missing woman from Ryde

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Our sincerest thoughts are with Jo's family and friends as Police share this final update in the case of missing Islander, Joanna Orpin.

Wednesday, 21st February, 2018 4:34pm

By Hampshire Constabulary

The Bay Primary gets go ahead for 4-16 education provision

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Ministerial approval to close Sandown Bay Academy enables plans to extend The Bay CE Primary to become an all through school from 1 September 2018 catering for students aged 4-16.

Wednesday, 21st February, 2018 4:22pm

By IW Council Press Office

University system should be based on merit, not ability to pay, says Green Party spokesperson (updated)

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The Green Party's national education spokesperson believes we should return to a post-18 education system which values hard-work and achievement and is based on merit – not your ability to pay. The Labour spokesperson says this is cost-cutting “disguised as genuine consultation”.

Wednesday, 21st February, 2018 2:34pm

By Sally Perry with 4 readers' comments