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Tens of thousands of votes were cast across 24 categories, ranging from best fish and chips to best place to get crafty, with the winners revealed at Quay Arts, Newport, last Thursday.
PLANNING permission is being sought for a major expansion of a junior school site in Newport, which will allow the physical completion of a merger with the neighbouring infants school.
Seaview Wildlife Park on the Isle of Wight has been applying lotion to 28 moulting penguins and 13 albino wallabies.
Simon Holmes claims staff refused to let his wife fly because she was 32 weeks pregnant, and when the couple pleaded for leniency they threatened to call security A man claims his pregnant wife was threatened with removal by Ryanair staff who refused to let her fly, because she was 32 weeks pregnant.
SOPHIE BROWNSON takes a look at where to find some of the best ramps and half-pipes for skateboarders, BMX riders and those riding scooters.
Map publisher Heritage House, based at Bradfield, near Manningtree, has produced a cycling map of the Isle of Wight to accompany a major promotion of the island as a destination for cyclists.
HAMPSHIRE teenagers representing the Sea Cadets, Army Cadet Force and the Air Training Corps gathered in Winchester to bid farewell to the Lord Lieutenant of Hampshire, Dame Mary Fagan who retires later this year.
Head to Bembridge this weekend and join Eloise and Jayden Hook in the Great Bembridge Paper Boat Race.
Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue Service was called to the house in Downlands Crescent at 4.43am, where they found a fire at the back of the property.
Ryde pier during the Fleet Review of 1977 with Britannia, as the 200th anniversary of the opening of Britain's first seaside pier, Ryde pier on the Isle of Wight, is being today.
Of 100 that jutted proudly out to the sea at the end of the 19th century, just 61 still exist - experts say around 15% are at risk due to lack of funds and disrepair For two centuries they've been a place where couples cuddled, kids slurped ice cream and pensioners put their feet up on deck chairs.
FORGET the Arreton Valley, the area that really gives us the name Garden Isle is the south of our Island with its special micro-climate.
A TEAM of walkers from Currys and PC World on an epic trek around the Isle of Wight, carrying a washing machine, will complete their walk today .
A man who died on a beach last week has been named as a retired TV director and former actor who appeared in The Dambusters.
If you do like to be beside the seaside then grab your bucket and spade for this weekend's celebration in Cromer of 200 years of piers in Britain.
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 12:04 am
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