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News from the centre
If you’re interested in news from around the centre of the Island, this is the place to find it. If you’ve got a story lead, or have news from your part of the Island that you’d like us to share with our readers, get in touch.
A councillor in Newport is calling on the Isle of Wight council to introduce a 20mph speed limit in residential streets, town and village centres across the Island.
Tuesday, 18th October, 2016 7:47am
By Sally Perry with 43 readers' comments
Police are appealing for the driver who hit a teenage pedestrian and failed to stop on 3rd October to get in touch.
Monday, 17th October, 2016 12:19pm
By Hampshire Constabulary with 2 readers' comments
It's been revealed that John Giddings' Solo asked Isle of Wight council if they could stop paying the £50k that he currently pays for the use of Seaclose Park. They said no, but are considering a significantly reduced figure.
Thursday, 6th October, 2016 11:54am
By Simon Perry with 79 readers' comments
Night-time road closures at Coppins Bridge have been lifted following the completion of a major resurfacing scheme. Other work will be completed during lane closures.
Thursday, 29th September, 2016 1:55pm
By Gavin Foster with 2 readers' comments
Six pumps are in attendance at the residential fire in Newport, with the fire described as 'well alight'.
Wednesday, 28th September, 2016 4:37pm
By Sally Perry with one comment