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3 hrs ago | Messenger Newspapers

Pioneering pier is 200 years old

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.

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4 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

Save our piers - celebrating their 200th anniversary at risk of being swept away by the sea

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.

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8 hrs ago | Isle of Wight County Press

It's all happening in the deep south

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.

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12 hrs ago | Isle of Wight County Press

A Wight goods deed

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 .

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14 hrs ago | Bournemouth Echo

Man found dead on beach named as actor from The Dambusters

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.

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15 hrs ago | Eastern Daily Press

Cromer Pier joins in with 200 years of piers in Britain celebration

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.

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15 hrs ago | Hampshire Chronicle

Protests at A 5m cuts to arts education grants

The decision means Southampton City Council will lose up to A 590,000 in 2015-16, although the exact sums have yet to be announced.

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18 hrs ago | Daily Echo

'Thanks for saving my life' says cyclist

Andy Puntis, with his wife Collette and daughter Molly, meets the medical team who helped save his life after he collapsed while cycling.

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19 hrs ago | Isle of Wight County Press

Wightlink ferry returns to service following deck collapse

THE Isle of Wight ferry at the centre of an investigation after its car deck collapsed is to return to limited service today .

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Daily Echo

VANDALS caused thousands of pounds worth of damage when they targeted two lifeboats.

Police on the Isle of Wight are hunting for the culprits who put two RIBS out of action after stabbing them multiple times.

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Portsmouth Today

Show your appreciation for Hampshire Air Ambulance

The Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance wants people to support its first Love Your Air Ambulance Month in October.

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WAVY-TV Portsmouth

Cherrystone Campground

A tornado warning expired at 9 a.m. for Northampton County, but a severe thunderstorm warning remained in place for Isle of Wight County and Suffolk until 9:30 a.m. A spokesperson for the Eastville Volunteer Fire Department confirmed a tornado touched down Cherrystone Campground , in Cheriton.

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Daily Echo

Vicar described as 'a sexual predator'

A FORMER vicar described by police as a "sexual predator" has been jailed after abusing a 13-year-old boy.

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Newsday

Secret Cinema cancels opening night

The immersive film-experience company, Secret Cinema, has cancelled the opening night of a special screening of 1980s film Back To The Future.

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Bournemouth Echo

Campaigners accused of wasting public money in ferries fight

CAMPAIGNERS have been accused of wasting public money after losing another round of their battle against the latest generation of cross-Solent ferries.

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Apollo Duck

For Sale: 3 Solent Landing Bembridge Isle of Wight PO35 5NZ

Located in a wonderful setting on the edge of Bembridge Harbour, Solent Landing is an exclusive development of stylish townhouses set around a central courtyard.

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Isle of Wight County Press

Islanders witness the end of an Illustrious era

HMS Illustrious passes the Isle of Wight on its way to its home port of Portsmouth Harbour for the final time.

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Bournemouth Echo

Yours for A 270k, the most expensive beach hut in Britain

AT an asking price of A 270,000, this beach hut at Mudeford could become the most expensive in the UK.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Daily Echo

The Red Funnel terminal at Town Quay in Southampton.

EXTRA sailings will be put on by ferry firm Red Funnel as more people travel to and from the Isle of Wight this summer.

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Yahoo!

The Biff are back in black

Sitting pretty on top of the rock heap in the UK, Biffy Clyro headlined the Reading and Leeds festivals last year and T in the Park and Isle of Wight this year.

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