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25 July 2014 Last updated at 12:11

Ferry back in service after accidentCollapsed ferry deck

An Isle of Wight ferry is running again after an accident which saw its upper car deck collapse injuring three passengers and a crew member.

Parkhurst ForestUnrecorded ancient woods discovered

The Isle of Wight has more ancient woodland than previously thought, a new survey finds.

Note found in kiltMystery poem found in WW1 kilt

A hidden poem from a Glasgow woman is found sewn into the folds of a World War One kilt owned by a Southampton academic.

Peter Henley Article written by Peter Henley Peter Henley Political editor, South of England

Is Minister for Portsmouth a job for life?

Matt Hancock has been appointed the new Minister for Portsmouth - but how long will the job last?

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