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From the four corners of the diamond
We appreciate that some readers are only interested in news from certain parts of the Isle of Wight. Luckily, we’ve been geographically marking all our stories for many years.
FirstGroup and MTR say they listened carefully to feedback from passengers, stakeholders and community groups and are committed to working with Islanders to develop a viable future for the Island Line.
Monday, 27th March, 2017 9:28am
By James Robinson with 4 readers' comments
The Department for Transport has announced the company who has been awarded the south western franchise, which will run from 20 August 2017.
Monday, 27th March, 2017 7:12am
By Sally Perry with 9 readers' comments
A 20 foot fishing boat, Loose Cannon, with four men aboard, was involved in a violent collision in Cowes Harbour in the early hours of this morning.
Sunday, 26th March, 2017 11:59am
By George Chastney with one comment