Isle of Wight
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UK special forces regain control of hijacked oil tanker
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PM praises police and armed forces over tanker incident
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7 detained after suspected hijacking of oil tanker
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Armed forces storm oil tanker and detain stowaways after ‘hijacking’
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Seven detained after armed forces gain control of oil tanker in Channel
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Tanker stowaway incident off the Isle of Wight - locator map
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Police dealing with ‘ongoing incident’ on oil tanker
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Isle of Wight charity worker blinded and paralysed by snakebiteIan Jones was treated in intensive care after being bitten by a cobra in an Indian village.
Isle of Wight receives first 'new' train for 31 yearsFive refurbished Tube trains are replacing the Isle of Wight's current fleet which dates from 1938.
Dozy dormouse gets stuck in garden bird feeder on the Isle of WightThe dormouse appears to have enjoyed the seed mix in the feeder a little too much.
Isle of Wight oil tanker stowaways bailed by policeThe Nigerian nationals were detained after special forces stormed the Nave Andromeda.
Isle of Wight: Stowaways on board tanker in 'ongoing incident'Lawyers for the owners of a tanker anchored off the Isle of Wight deny reports of a hijacking.
Isle of Wight: 'Ongoing incident' on board anchored tankerPolice say they are dealing with an incident on board a tanker anchored south of the Isle of Wight.
Wedding ring lost on Isle of Wight reunited with ownerPriya Sahu, 11, found the ring on a day trip to a beach and managed to track down its owner.
Isle of Wight man charged with raping three-year-old in woodsThe girl was attacked at Fort Victoria Country Park on the Isle of Wight.
Yarmouth child rape: Online portal for evidence createdA three-year-old girl was raped in Fort Victoria Country Park on the Isle of Wight.
Three-year-old girl raped in Yarmouth parkA man in his 60s is arrested on suspicion of rape after a girl is attacked on the Isle of Wight.
New dinosaur related to T rex discovered on Isle of WightSpecies roamed planet 115 million years ago, scientists say
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More than 16,000 sign 'Zoe's Law' mole-testing petitionIt calls for mandatory testing of removed moles following the death of an Isle of Wight woman.
Isle of Wight to host Tour of Britain final stage in 2022This year's event, which was due to take place in September, is cancelled because of coronavirus.
Coronavirus: Live-in care home staff 'would do it again'Staff from an Isle of Wight care home slept in tents to protect its vulnerable residents.
Coronavirus: Isle of Wight hovercraft stops amid passenger face mask rowAnyone on public transport in England must wear a face covering under a new rule imposed on 15 June.
Coronavirus: Isle of Wight MP admits lockdown 'barbecue' visitTory Bob Seely says he did not know other people would be present when he visited a journalist.
More than half of IOW downloads Covid-19 contact tracing appThere are now enough residents who have downloaded the app for the trial to be effective.
Coronavirus: NHS virus-tracing app downloaded 55,000 timesThe app is being trialled on the Isle of Wight and will be rolled out nationally if successful.
Isle of Wight sings We'll Meet Again for VE DayPeople across the Isle of Wight sang We'll Meet Again on their doorsteps to mark VE Day.
Coronavirus: NHS contact tracing app trial begins on Isle of Wight amid hopes tracking can help lift lockdownMinisters hope smartphone app could help with plans to allow some economic activity to resume
First workers to trial UK virus tracing appIf the Isle of Wight trial is successful, the app could be available nationwide within weeks, ministers say.
Coronavirus: UK contact-tracing app is ready for Isle of Wight downloadsIsle of Wight council staff and healthcare workers will be invited to start testing app on Tuesday.
NHS coronavirus tracing app 'will have unintended consequences', senior official says'We don't know exactly how it will work', admits head of NHSX before app is rolled out on Isle of Wight
Isle of Wight sea eagles spread their wingsData from the tracker attached to one eagle shows it flew 265 miles over four days.
Britain to trial new coronavirus tracing systemBritain will trial a new coronavirus tracing programme next week on the Isle of Wight, just off the south coast of England, cabinet minister Michael Gove said on Sunday as the government looks at how..
NHS coronavirus app to be trialled on Isle of Wight this week and rolled out nationally 'by end of MayA new NHS app to help trace those who have come into contact with coronavirus will be rolled out later this month, the government has said.
Coronavirus: Isle of Wight care workers live in tentsThe Victoria House Care Home on the Isle of Wight now has a policy of "no one in and no one out".
Isle of Wight cliff collapse: Eight rescued from beach by lifeboatTwo groups of walkers were taking their daily exercise when the collapse happened.
Woman, 19, charged over Isle of Wight car and bus crash deathThe crash between a double-decker bus and two cars happened a year ago.
Coronavirus: Isle of Wight and Download Festivals axedOrganisers of both events are looking to give refunds or let people keep tickets for next year.
Storm reveals 130 million-year-old dinosaur footprint on Isle of Wight'All this weather is revealing traces of vanished worlds along our coastline,' says expert
Isle of Wight musician fights tinnitus with soundscapesRupert Brown records soundscapes that he's found help manage his tinnitus.
Sea eagle settles with kites in OxfordshireOne of six white-tailed eagles released on the Isle of Wight has been seen roosting with red kites.
Isle of Wight couple aim to reduce impact of tourism with a tuk-tukThe young entrepreneurs dream of creating jobs and helping the environment by running a fleet of tuk-tuks.
Isle of Wight rescued tiger, Simi, dies of circus injuriesSimi the tiger spent two years in Belgium after being seized in Germany on welfare grounds.
Isle of Wight murder: Jonathan Stasiuk jailed for Gerry White killingJonathan Stasiuk slashed Gerry White with the weapon before strangling him over a "festering dispute".
Isle of Wight chainsaw murder: Jonathan Stasiuk pleads guiltyJonathan Stasiuk used a chainsaw to attack Gerry White after the pair rowed about a community farm.
Isle of Wight woman Hazel Kimber died 'moulded' to chairHer son is accused of failing to get medical help for the "severely malnourished" 83-year-old.
Isle of Wight waves almost drag man and child into seaThe man was knocked off his feet while carrying a child during stormy weather on the Isle of Wight.
Isle of Wight couple turn pink flamingos into rucksacksGeorgia and Steve's "inflatables amnesty" has seen more than 100 tonnes of plastic saved from landfill.
Dog survives 100ft fall off Isle of Wight cliffA lifeboat crew found four-year-old terrier cross Archie uninjured and perched on a ledge.
Jetpack: British inventor flies letter to Isle of WightRichard Browning revives a 1934 dream by delivering a letter to the Isle of Wight in a jet suit.
Isle of Wight monastery offers spiritual internshipsThe Isle of Wight monastery offering internships to help young believers establish a 'lasting spiritual foundation'.
Compton Bay kite surfer dies in cliff crashThe man in his 50s was dragged into rocks at Compton Bay on the Isle of Wight.