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19 min ago | Isle of Wight County Press

Chance to speak out for Undercliff residents

RESIDENTS and business owners along Undercliff Drive are to be canvassed over their views on the future of the stricken road at a public consultation today .

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LAPD Cop: If You Don't Want To Get Shot, Don't Challenge Me

Police Fatally Shoot Another Black Male Near Ferguson

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4 hrs ago | Basingstoke Gazette

Communities to be armed with speed guns to catch speeding motorists

MORE communities will be armed with speed guns as part of a A 135,000 war chest enabling people to crack down on dangerous drivers blighting their neighbourhoods.

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5 hrs ago | Daily Echo

Winnie-the-Pooh celebrates simple pleases in New Forest

POOH sits in an idyllic New Forest scene, surrounded by his friends Tigger, Eeyore, Piglet and Christopher Robin.

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6 hrs ago | Isle of Wight County Press

Sophie Rolf playground to be created

Jo Blackburn, chief executive of the Earl Mountbatten Hospice, with Sophie's parents Aaron Rolf and Gemma Blamire and Simon Hollis of Brighstone Landscaping.

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8 hrs ago | Isle of Wight County Press

Dogs on beach decision to be considered by scrutiny committee

St Helens Duver. The Isle of Wight Council scrutiny committee is to consider a decision to ban dogs from being allowed off their leads on the beach.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Newsday

VIDEO: One complaint silences church bells

Mark Bell, treasurer of Holy Trinity Church in Ventnor on the Isle of Wight, said the church had agreed to stop the bell ringing while the council investigated the complaint.

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ContactMusic.com

Forbes Name Calvin Harris The World's Highest-Paid DJ For Second Year Running

Calvin Harris is once again on top of the DJ ladder as he has earned the title of the world's highest-paid DJ for the second year running.

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Leighton Buzzard Online

Biggest ever pub tour arrives in Leighton today

Stonegate Pub Company has organised the event which sees its 620 bars organising fundraising events galore to raise money for Variety, the Children's Charity.

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Isle of Wight County Press

Jobs created by funding for Isle of Wight business

Sustainable Marine Energy, based in East Cowes, has been awarded cash through Solent Offshore Renewable Energy Consortium and the Future Solent Green Growth Fund.

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IcNorthWales

Bird Notes: Nesting pair of glossy ibis a sign of changing climate

The RSPB announced this week that a pair of Glossy Ibis built a nest at its Frampton Marsh nature reserve in Lincolnshire, though no chicks were raised.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Isle of Wight County Press

Tractor hydraulics cause spill

The Isle of Wight highways contractor was called at 8.54am to Forest Road, to reports of oil spilled for around 200 metres between the Gunville traffic lights and the entrance to Parkhurst Forest, in the direction of the dual carriageway.

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Ella Eyre In Tour Bus Accident En Route To U.k. Festival

British singer Ella Eyre nearly missed her slot at Britain's V Festival over the weekend after her tour bus was involved in a terrifying accident.

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Daily Echo

Charity swim cancelled after high winds

Organisers of the Solent Swim Challenge have put back the cross-Solent swim until October 5 after high winds meant it was too dangerous to attempt.

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North Devon Gazette

Teenager sails to Appledore using boat controlled by her mouth

Inspirational young lady with cerebral palsy has raised nearly 10,000 for three charities sailing around the South West coast.

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Isle of Wight County Press

Housing need survey done by residents

Having failed to get the parish council to conduct a survey, the Arreton Parish Residents' Group conducted its own, covering the villages of Arreton, Merstone and Blackwater.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

Isle of Wight County Press

Firefighters extinguish East Cowes fire

ISLE of Wight firefighters were called to reports of thick smoke from a cooking fire at Well Road, East Cowes, this afternoon .

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Portsmouth Today

Adventures of an evacuee

Photographs of her family past and present grace the walls and furniture, next to pictures and ornaments she has collected on trips around the world.

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Isle of Wight County Press

Eight plucked from sea off Needles

EIGHT people were rescued off the Isle of Wight - cold, but unhurt - after their fishing vessel sank yesterday afternoon.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Daily Echo

A paralympic surprise for sailors

Members of the Jubilee Sailing Trust were stunned when the wheelchair basketball star and television presenter declared them winners on a surprise visit on their latest epic voyage.

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Isle of Wight County Press

Ventnor Fringe throws caution to the wind

Often called 'VFringe', the festival also encompasses the Isle of Wight Film Festival and coincides with Ventnor Carnival - which is celebrating its 125th anniversary this year.

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