Police ask if anyone saw a man fitting the description walking up Nelson Street (with or without a handbag) on Saturday night, to please contact police.
News from the East Wight
If you’re interested in news from around the East of the Isle of Wight, 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.
Watch out for some major changes to Wightlink's ferry services via Portsmouth in the coming weeks. We've got all the details, including the news that Greggs will be closing.
Tuesday, 27th September, 2016 11:09am
By Sally Perry with 11 readers' comments
The opening session of the season sees a members' discussion. The two items up for discussion are Hinkley Point and the theory of human origin. Why not pop along and help make it a stimulating evening.
Monday, 26th September, 2016 8:15am
By Pam Ash with one comment
Islanders stood side by side with others across the globe on the United Nations International Day of Peace. See the aerial photos taken by Darren Vaughan of Wight Drone.
Thursday, 22nd September, 2016 12:55pm
By Sally Perry with 4 readers' comments
A Russian billionaire's $300m boat, that has shocked and delighted the motor yacht world in equal measures, chose the Isle of Wight to drop anchor for little break after leaving London.
Tuesday, 20th September, 2016 6:23pm
By Sally Perry with 6 readers' comments
This cute little fella has checked into the Isle of Wight Bat Hospital for the next four months. The last time a bat of this type was found in the country was over 13 years ago.
Friday, 16th September, 2016 8:58am
By Sally Perry with 7 readers' comments