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Three escape injury after plane flips

Three people walked away from a light aircraft that flipped upside down at Bembridge Airport. Emergency services raced to the scene after the Cesna plane flipped and came to…

Murder investigation after Newport assault

A murder investigation was launched after a man who was found with serious head injuries in the middle of a road in Newport, died. As the first photographer…

Large blaze destroys Cowes yard

A large blaze swept through an industrial yard in Cowes, Isle of Wight after a spark ignited fuel whilst work was being undertaken on a car at Medina…

Freedom of the Isle of Wight Ceremony

266 Port Squadron were given the Freedom of the Isle of Wight on 28th November. The squadron marched through Newport town before being met by Cllr Chapman, chairman…

Armed Siege Portsmouth

Police were called to the Virgin Media store in Portsmouth’s Commercial Road when an armed man took hostages. Darren travelled across from the Isle of Wight and was…

Osborne House Fire Exercise

Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service, together with the Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue Service, undertook a joint exercise at Osborne House. Several crews and appliances from the…

Army Exercise Vambrace Horizon

A military exercise entitled Vambrace Horizon took place on the Isle of Wight at the start of September 2015 with up to 180 reservist personnel from The Honourable Artillery…

Plane Crash Sandown Airport

A French national in his 60s was pulled from the wreckage of his plane after crashing on take-off from Sandown Airport. The pilot was airlifted to Southampton General…

Island Learning Centre Arson

An arson attack on the Island Learning Centre in Lake – formally Broadlea Primary School – resulted in the total destruction of the building. Darren was the first…

Man dies after being hit by motor boat

A man died after being found unconscious in the sea at Osborne Bay following an incident involving a luxury motor cruiser. He was flown to hospital on the island…