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Cuts To Help Centre Opening Times

Cuts To Help Centre Opening Times

Some help centres will be closing on Saturday to help achieve best value for money.

Monday, 15th March, 2010 11:57am

By Rachael Brooks with 9 readers' comments

Ryde Inshore Rescue Called To Ryde Sands

More news from Ryde Inshore Rescue. Ed Ryde Inshore Rescue were paged at 1544 this afternoon to a person in the water off of Ryde Sands. Several other units including the police and

Sunday, 14th March, 2010 8:33pm

By Michaela White

Ryde Inshore Rescue Help Yacht On Friday

More good work by Ryde Inshore Rescue – Ed Ryde Inshore Rescue responded to an urgent call from a yacht at 15:10 Friday afternoon.

Sunday, 14th March, 2010 1:37pm

By Michaela White

Minghella Film Festival: Alan Rickman: Vox Pop From 2009 (podcast)

Alan rickman

A quick chat with Alan Rickman.

Friday, 12th March, 2010 6:30pm

By Simon Perry

Minghella Film Festival: David & Patsy Puttnam: Vox Pop From 2009 (podcast)

Lovely words from Patsy & David Puttnam.

Friday, 12th March, 2010 5:59pm

By Simon Perry

Minghella Film Festival: More Festival Vox Pops From 2009 (podcast)

Minghella Film Festival: More Festival Vox Pops From 2009 (podcast)

More vox pops from the 2009 launch

Friday, 12th March, 2010 4:46pm

By Sally Perry

Whats New at Ventnor Library This Week

Whats New at Ventnor Library This Week

More new titles at Ventnor Library this week

Friday, 12th March, 2010 2:05pm

By Tess Jessop

Minghella Film Festival: UK Film Premiere for Launch Tonight

Minghella Film Festival: UK Film Premiere for Launch Tonight

Wow, great uk premiere tonight at Cineworld for the launch of the Minghella Film Festival.

Friday, 12th March, 2010 1:18pm

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

VB Flickr Group Picture of the Week

VB Flickr Group Picture of the Week

Julian Winslow bags the award this week

Friday, 12th March, 2010 12:47pm

By Sally Perry

Help For Heroes Hair and Beauty Comp

Help For Heroes Hair and Beauty Comp

Hairdressers get busy with the scissors for injured soldiers.

Friday, 12th March, 2010 12:30pm

By Sally Perry

Isle of Wight School Holiday Dates 2010

Isle of Wight School Holiday Dates 2010

Details of dates to the end of this school year.

Friday, 12th March, 2010 12:04pm

By Simon Perry with one comment

Red Funnel Discount for Hospital/Hospice Visits

Red Funnel Discount for Hospital/Hospice Visits

Discounts from Red Funnel on ferry crossings for regular hospital patients.

Friday, 12th March, 2010 11:34am

By Rachael Brooks with one comment