• Have you seen wanted man Levi Bellamy?

    Hampshire Constabulary has released a photo of a man they are looking for, wanted on recall to prison Levi Bellamy, 23, has gone missing. He is wanted on recall to prison, and police would also like to speak to him in connection with an ongoing

  • Traffic disruption at Downend following suspected crash

    A SUSPECTED crash in Downend is causing considerable traffic delays this afternoon (Friday).  Traffic build-up has been reported on The Downs Road, at its junction with Downend Road. A temporary road closure is understood to have been put in

  • 'Bone-crunching' wrestling show heading to Medina Theatre

    A 'BONE-CRUNCHING' wrestling show is coming to Newport this weekend.  On Saturday, August 6, LDN Wrestling's muscle-flexing superstars will fight it out in a raucous rumble at Medina Theatre. Blending the glitz and glamour of American sports

  • Emergency road closure in Shanklin for gas repairs

    AN EMERGENCY road closure has been put in place in Shanklin this morning (Friday). Island Roads says the closure is necessary to enable SGN to carry out emergency repairs. Victoria Avenue has been closed, from its junction with Westhill Road

  • Ryde man cleared of 'smashed glass' assault

    A RYDE man accused of causing shards of glass to hit a woman's face by hurling a jar at her during a row, has been found not guilty. Eamonn Loughlin, 28, of High Street, always denied assaulting a woman by beating on March 1. He appeared for

  • Latest scams to look out for on the Isle of Wight

    TRADING Standards has warned of "unusual scams" reported on the Isle of Wight.  The local government service is asking Islanders to be wary of the following. The first is a report of an automated phone call, stating that your car has been seen

  • Win tickets to see Beyond the West End at Shanklin Theatre

    THE COUNTY Press has teamed up with Spotlight IOW to help one lucky reader win tickets to see their latest show at Shanklin Theatre. Beyond the West End is on every Thursday evening until October 20, and our winner will get four free tickets, with

  • Disqualified driver caught behind the wheel in Tesco car park

    A RYDE man has been spared a longer term of driving disqualification after being caught behind the wheel in a Tesco car park.  Michael Pilbeam, of Great Preston Road, appeared before Isle of Wight magistrates on Tuesday (August 2). The 45-year-old

  • Hosepipe ban now in place to protect rivers and water sources

    Hello, This week we’ve written to all our household customers in Hampshire and the Isle of Wight about the introduction of a Temporary Use Ban starting today, August 5, 2022. We know this ‘hosepipe ban’ is likely to have an impact on you, particularly

  • Vi CLIVE

    CLIVE Vi 8/8/1934 As time and tide go rolling by we miss that twinkle in your eye. God bless, your loving husband Sam and family xxx

  • John MOXON

    MOXON John of West Cowes, passed away after a short illness on 30th July, aged 95 years. Much loved Husband to Sue and his family Paul, Rosemary, Andrew, Karyn and Nichola. Funeral arrangements by Geoff Leather 01983 292932. Funeral details and full obituary


    ROBERTON Violet Aitken Passed away on the 29th July aged 84 years. Greatly missed by all her family & friends. Funeral service at the Isle of Wight Crematorium, Thursday 11th August 12.00pm. Family flowers only. Donations to 'Mountbatten Hospice' c/o

  • Kathy FLOYD

    FLOYD (Kathy): Passed away on 29th July 2000. Another year without you Mum, but loving memories of a very dear Mum and Nanny will never fade. Love from Malcolm, Helen, Nicky, Paul, Lucy, Richard, Callum and Bonnie-May xxx".

  • Clive John Tutton

    TUTTON (Clive John) 1933-2022. Passed peacefully at home 16th July surrounded by his loving family. Beloved husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. Family flowers only, donations if desired to Earl Mountbatten Hospice. Funeral service will

  • Betty Reeves

    REEVES Betty Sadly passed away at home On 13th July 2022. Service will be held at 1:30pm on the 17th August 2022 at the crematorium. She will be sadly missed by Billy, Jack and Gwen.

  • John GREEN

    GREEN John Three years have passed but the sadness never goes. I have so many cherished memories of our years together, but wish you were here to make more. You always wanted the best for me and our family, and were so proud. My kind and generous husband

  • Robert Frederick Andrews

    ANDREWS Robert Frederick (Bob) 1943 - 2022 My Dearest Bob passed away suddenly on 12th July at Home. Always loved and always missed, Your Maggie. Funeral service to take place on Tuesday 16th August 12 Noon at the Isle of Wight Crematorium. No flowers

  • Paul Malcolm Henderson

    HENDERSON Paul Malcolm Passed away on the 25th June 2022. The funeral service will take place on Wednesday 10th August at 12noon at the IW Crematorium. Any enquiries please contact Henry Ingram & Sons, 12 Albert Street Ventnor PO38 1EZ Tel: 01983 852028

  • Stephen Norris

    NORRIS Stephen My lovely Dad sadly and unexpectedly passed away July 12th. A wonderful Grandad and Great Grandad forever in our hearts, memories and thoughts. Love you Katy, Simone, Jamie, Richard and Marshall xxxxxxx

  • Nita MURPHEY

    MURPHEY (Nita) Happy 80th Birthday (4th Aug 2022) to our beautiful mum! We hope you have a lovely day and we are so proud to have a mum like you. Love from Debs, Jack, Heather and Steve xxxx


    BARTLETT (June) Passed away 25th July 2022. The funeral will take place at 12 noon on 12th August at Ashey Cemetery, Ryde. Flowers to H.V. Taylor & Son Ltd, Ryde.

  • Mabel Knight

    KNIGHT Mabel WOW Our dear mum will be 100 years old on August 8th. You always said you would reach this age and you have. Enjoy your special day. "Keep on knitting" Lots of love from Maureen, Barry, Terry, Karen and Andy xxxxx

  • Luke Pope

    POPE Luke Happy 30th Birthday on 6th August Love Mum and Dad x

  • Linda and Bob Hodgson

    Hodgson Linda and Bob Happy Anniversary Nana and Grandad Have a great day! Lots of love, Max and Kiera


    HOOK Nanette Thonton 02/11/1930 - 07/08/2020. In memory of my precious and loving wife. On the second Anniversary of the sad day when you went to sleep. I love and miss you every single day. Together we will walk hand in hand through the promised land

  • Alie NEWNHAM

    NEWNHAM (Alie). Our Alie time changes many things her presence we miss her memories we treasure love as always. Mum and family xxx

  • Marilyn Elizabeth SHENTON

    SHENTON Marilyn Elizabeth Died 9th August 2019. You're missed every day. Love from Simon, Matthew, Ashleigh, George, Stanley. You're always in our thoughts. All my Love John xx

  • June Bartlett

    BARTLETT June Passed away at St Marys Hospital on 25th July, after a short illness, aged 95 yrs. Many thanks to all of the staff of Wellow Unit and Inglefield Nursing Home. From Jean, Simon, Tom, Christina and Emmalene.

  • Angela Fox

    FOX Angela Sadly passed away on 16 July 2022. The funeral service will take place at Glynn Valley Crematorium, Bodmin, Cornwall on 12th August at 10.30 All enquiries c/o J. Weekes, Funeral Directors, Millbrook, Cornwall Tel. 01752 822637

  • Stephen Norris

    NORRIS Stephen We have such fond memories of you little brother, We will miss you forever, Sisters Wendy and Jo xxx

  • George SMITH

    SMITH (George) Passed away 25th July. Will be sadly missed, Roger and Wendy.

  • Liz White

    WHITE (Liz) Liz was a powerful and loyal lady with an open heart and brilliant mind. Thank you for all your love and support. You will be dearly missed by so many people. You will always be in our thoughts and hearts. With love always from all your family.xx

  • Mollie CALVERT

    CALVERT Mollie "I had the time of my life" remembering my special friend on her birthday/anniversary, August 5th/23rd. Angie x

  • Andy Berry

    BERRY Andy Passed away peacefully on 23rd July aged 77 years. Funeral service to take place on Wednesday 17th August 1.30pm at St Catherines Church Ventnor. Family flowers only but donations if desired to Mountbatten Hospice c/o William Hall Independent

  • Hughie BURTON

    BURTON Hughie Hughie we can't believe that you are Four already. Love you so much. Love Granny And Grandad xx

  • John GREEN

    GREEN (John Richard) Died 2nd August 2019. Missing our lovely Dad and Grandad. Can't believe it's been three years already. We know you would have adored your Great Granddaughter Emily as you loved your family so much. Wish you were still here with us

  • Hughie BURTON

    BURTON (Hughie) Happy birthday Hughie, Love Auntie Natalie and Uncle Mark, and Piper and Ralph xxxx

  • Maria Mez Blackwell

    BLACKWELL (Maria Mez) 31st May 1969 to 9th August 2008. It's fourteen years since you left us. We miss you every day and our love will never die. Always in our hearts Mum and brother Gary.

  • Sally-Anne Fairall

    FAIRALL Sally-Anne 10th August 2017 Life now gently moves on for me, Since when you were called away God's answer to your caring question Now answered by a near new day But you'll never, ever be forgotten Until we meet once again above For our blessed

  • Gary HUGHES

    HUGHES (Gary) Thinking of you always, missing you always. Lots of love Mum xxx

  • Stephen NORRIS

    NORRIS Stephen Funeral Service on Friday, 12th August, 11am at Christ Church, Totland Bay. No flowers, donations for Freshwater Independent Lifeboat. All enquiries to R&P Everson tel 755733.

  • Peter Tims

    TIMS Peter Peter Tims passed away at the Mountbatten Hospice on 29th July. We remember the good times with a loved husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend. The family send sincere thanks for the care Peter received at the hospice and hospital

  • Liz White

    WHITE (Liz ) My beautiful wife sadly passed away on July 29th at Mountbatten. I know she will live on in your hearts as she does in mine. Thankyou for 33 years together. I will love you for ever. Chris. xxx

  • Margaret Peters

    PETERS Margaret (née Effemey) 25.07.53 to 20.07.22 Sadly passed away peacefully 10 days after following a terminal illness prognosis at her home in Worthing, surrounded by her loving family. Margaret leaves behind wife Hilary, children James, Hannah,

  • Wally SMALL

    SMALL (Wally) 10th August 2011. A very dear Dad and father-in-law sadly missed. Always in our thoughts. All our love Shirley, Colin, Eric and Mandy.

  • David and Hazel Trevan

    Trevan David and Hazel "Granny and Grandad!" Happy Golden wedding anniversary Mum and Dad! Thanks for showing us a great example of Married life for all these years! Lots of love Morwenna and Dan, Perran and Kat and grandkids Jago and Joni We love you

  • Terry Button

    BUTTON (Terry) Thinking of you on your birthday, August 8th. Still missed, loved and remembered forever. Love Pat, Janice, Frances xxx

  • Denis James HALL

    HALL (Denis James) Passed away peacefully on the 7th July aged 101 years. Funeral service will take place on Monday 15th August at 1.30pm at the Isle of Wight Crematorium.

  • Neville Allen

    ALLEN Neville Sadly passed away on the 26th July 2022. A service will take place at the IW Crematorium on Wednesday 10th August 2022 for 12:45pm. Sadly missed by Delma and Family. Family Flowers only, however donations if desired to the British Heart

  • Harry MASSEY

    MASSEY Harry Passed away peacefully in the Hospice on 9th July aged 87 years. The dearly loved husband of Doreen, he will be sadly missed by all his family and friends. A funeral service has taken place. A donation if desired may be sent the Mountbatten

  • John Henderson

    HENDERSON John McGregor Passed away on the 10th July 2022 The funeral service will take place on Tuesday 16th August at 12noon at The Parish Church of St John the Baptist, Church Street, Niton, PO38 2BT. Any enquiries please contact Henry Ingram & Sons

  • Robert Gray

    GRAY Robert "Bob" August 3rd would have been your 92nd Birthday. A special friend, in our thoughts always. All our love Clare, Jon, Isabel, Sophie, Rav and Naughty Puss XXXXXX

  • Hughie BURTON

    BURTON (Hughie) Have a great birthday Hughie, love Di and Martin xx


    GULLY Richard "Passed away peacefully on July 26, 2022, aged 83. For the last six months he managed severe illness with courage and dignity. This was helped greatly by the professionalism, excellence, and empathy of Mountbatten Isle of Wight Hospice staff

  • James BAKER

    BAKER James Wilfred 'Jim' Died peacefully at home, on 21st July 2022, aged 94. A much loved husband of Kizzie, a fantastic dad, grandad, great grandad. A lovely man who will be greatly missed. Funeral service will be held at IOW Crematorium, on 11th August

  • Patrick West

    WEST Patrick (Wilbur) Sadly passed away on the 20th July 2022, a service will take place at the IW Crematorium on Monday 15th August 2022 for 2:15pm. Family Flowers only, However donations if desired to the Hearing Dogs for the Deaf Charitable Fund. For

  • Herbert WILEMAN

    WILEMAN Herbert On 25th July 2022 peacefully in Exeter, aged 102 years. Formerly of Norton Green and Cowes. Husband of the late Madeline. M. Sillifant & Sons. Funeral Directors. 01392-272688

  • Hughie BURTON

    BURTON (Hughie) Happy birthday Hugo, Love Uncle Alex M Regan x

  • Janet Punch

    PUNCH (Janet) 9th August, 2019. 3 years have passed but memories stay forever. Loved and missed by husband Brian, son Ivan, Sue and family in Hereford and sister Molly and family.

  • George Smith

    SMITH George Much loved brother, brother-in-law and uncle. Passed away Monday 25th July will be sadly missed and never forgotten. Love always Phil, Jan and family

  • Hughie BURTON

    BURTON (Hughie) Happy 4th birthday Hughie, love Lyn and Alan xxx