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Police Issue Urgent Appeal: Incident in Portsmouth (Updated)

Police Issue Urgent Appeal: Incident in Portsmouth (Updated)

Can you help with this appeal from the Police?

Thursday, 20th May, 2010 11:08am

By Sally Perry

Coastguard Warns of Risks for Fishermen

Coastguard Warns of Risks for Fishermen

Don't go out on the water with a lifejacket

Thursday, 20th May, 2010 11:04am

By Rachael Brooks

Round Table Join Gracie-May Fuller Appeal

Round Table Join Gracie-May Fuller Appeal

Raise money for Gracie-May Fuller and have some fun.

Thursday, 20th May, 2010 10:47am

By Rachael Brooks

Brading Experience Planning Application Rejected By Town Council

Brading Experience Planning Application Rejected By Town Council

Planning application didn't have many fans.

Thursday, 20th May, 2010 9:55am

By Simon Perry

Fancy a Job In Entertainment Promotion?

Fancy a Job In Entertainment Promotion?

A new six month post has come up at the Winter Gardens

Wednesday, 19th May, 2010 6:13pm

By David Bartlett

Free Goodbye Stereo Tracks

Free Goodbye Stereo Tracks

If you're a fan of the rather excellent Island band, Goodbye Stereo, then you're in for a treat.

Wednesday, 19th May, 2010 2:57pm

By Sally Perry

Isle of Wight Monopoly: Which Places Would You Suggest?

Isle of Wight Monopoly: Which Places Would You Suggest?

Get to choose what's on the board.

Wednesday, 19th May, 2010 10:00am

By Simon Perry with 51 readers' comments

VB Flickr Group Picture of the Week

VB Flickr Group Picture of the Week

We love this shot of the sea by The Good Fairy

Wednesday, 19th May, 2010 9:11am

By Sally Perry with one comment

Chris Welsford’s Parting Speech As Mayor of Ventnor

Chris Welsford’s Parting Speech As Mayor of Ventnor

Chris Welsford's parting words as Mayor of Ventnor

Tuesday, 18th May, 2010 6:15pm

By Chris Welsford with 6 readers' comments

Green Light For Winter Gardens Entertainments Manager

Green Light For Winter Gardens Entertainments Manager

A new six month contract is up for the offing at the Winter Gardens.

Tuesday, 18th May, 2010 5:49pm

By Sally Perry with 14 readers' comments

Team Isle of Wight Prepare for Island Youth Games

Team Isle of Wight Prepare for Island Youth Games

Young people head to the The Azores for Island Youth Games.

Tuesday, 18th May, 2010 5:26pm

By Rachael Brooks

Three Ventnor Town Councillors Resign

Three Ventnor Town Councillors Resign

Three councillors resign from Ventnor

Tuesday, 18th May, 2010 4:52pm

By Sally Perry with 14 readers' comments