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Two Great Saturday Night Gig Options

Two Great Saturday Night Gig Options

Two great choices of late night parties Saturday night

Friday, 11th March, 2011 2:09pm

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Island-Wide Precept Levels Revealed

Island-Wide Precept Levels Revealed

Here's the table showing the level of precept (local tax) paid in each Island area

Friday, 11th March, 2011 12:57pm

By Kyle Newton with 15 readers' comments

Minghella Film Festival: Some Tickets Still Available For Opening Night Gala

Minghella Film Festival: Some Tickets Still Available For Opening Night Gala

Are you coming to the Gala Screening of The Eagle, drinks before and party with eight-piece band afterwards

Friday, 11th March, 2011 12:17pm

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

FBU Threaten Legal Action Against IWC

FBU Threaten Legal Action Against IWC

If it comes to threats of legal action, you can tell that things aren't going smoothly

Friday, 11th March, 2011 11:45am

By Simon Perry with 8 readers' comments

Secret Costs of Closing IOW Emergency 999 Uncovered

Secret Costs of Closing IOW Emergency 999 Uncovered

Document leaked to the FBU reveals worrying information

Friday, 11th March, 2011 10:21am

By Fire Brigades Union with 19 readers' comments

Isle of Wight Conman Convicted For Multi-Million Pound Fraud

Isle of Wight Conman Convicted For Multi-Million Pound Fraud

Conman convicted has had £300,000 of benefit seized

Friday, 11th March, 2011 8:08am

By Hampshire Constabulary with 9 readers' comments

County Press Sales Down

County Press Sales Down

Sales of the County Press have dropped to mid-1990s' levels official figures reveal

Thursday, 10th March, 2011 6:17pm

By What the Papers Say with 33 readers' comments

Island Innovation Trust To Get Nodehill School For Five Years

Island Innovation Trust To Get Nodehill School For Five Years

"To ensure significant and appropriate accommodation is provided for sixth form students attending Medina College and Carisbrooke College." - the reason given

Thursday, 10th March, 2011 4:03pm

By Simon Perry with 9 readers' comments

Anna del Conte To Replace Antonio Carluccio At Sunday Lunch

Anna del Conte To Replace Antonio Carluccio At Sunday Lunch

Nigella says that Anna del Conte is 'the best writer on Italian food there is'

Thursday, 10th March, 2011 3:44pm

By Simon Perry

VB Passes 11,000 Published Articles

VB Passes 11,000 Published Articles

VB has published over 1,000 article in the last four months

Thursday, 10th March, 2011 2:45pm

By Simon Perry with 3 readers' comments

Barbara Taylor From Enquire on Young Island Open (podcast)

Barbara Taylor From Enquire on Young Island Open (podcast)

We chat with Barbara Taylor from Enquire at the prize-giving event for the Young Island Open Competition

Thursday, 10th March, 2011 2:15pm

By Sally Perry

Your Help Needed For Nationwide Library Closure Challenge

Your Help Needed For Nationwide Library Closure Challenge

Do you have information that can help a National legal challenge to the libraries closing?

Thursday, 10th March, 2011 2:12pm

By Simon Perry with 11 readers' comments