NewsBiscuit

The news written by you…

Posts Tagged ‘Ventnor’

Tesco bag spotted in Isle of Wight airspace

attempts by the small community to shoot it down failed miserablyThere were shocking scenes on the Isle of Wight, yesterday, after a Tesco plastic bag was spotted floating dangerously close to pensioners as they tended their root vegetables in the afternoon sun.

Read more >

Posted: Sep 25th, 2013
More from Isle of Wight News



‘Isle of Wight Skyscraper’ blamed for alleged milk-souring incident

cup of tea 'ruined'A pint of milk was ‘partially soured’ by the sun’s rays reflected from the Isle of Wight’s second tallest building near Ryde, yesterday.

Read more >

Posted: Sep 4th, 2013
More from Isle of Wight News



Unemployed Nazi Hunter now working for library overdue fines department

his own copy of Mein Kampf now three months overdueJoseph Golding, a veteran Nazi hunter with over 40 years experience in bringing World War II war criminals to justice, claimed to have ‘found a new lease of life’ following his decision to re-train with Ventnor Library as a collector of fines, tracking down long-overdue library books.

Forced to find new work because most of the major figures from the Nazi regime are either jailed or dead, an interview with Ventnor’s head librarian convinced him he had the ‘transferable skills’ for the task of doggedly hunting down library members who had kept books out many years longer than the strict three-week limit imposed by the library.

Read more >

Posted: Aug 12th, 2013
More from Isle of Wight News



Isle of Wight resident ‘disappointed’ at not having mobile phone hacked

‘It would be quite handy if some public-spirited journalist was picking up my messages for me then printing them in large type in a newspaper.’

Read more >

Posted: Jul 8th, 2011
More from News In Brief