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And Finally…praise from Phil!

Now established as the UK’s No1 tribute to Phil Collins, ‘And Finally…’ are set to commemorate their 10 years of performing with their ‘10th Anniversary Tour’ at the Medina Theatre, Newport on March 11th. The 11-strong tribute band received praise from the man himself after they sent him a DVD of their latest work.
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Sit ‘n’ Stitch

Why not come along to our weekly Sit ‘n’ Stitch sessions at Knit Knacks, 11 Sandown Road, Lake? Bring along any project you’re working on – knitting, crochet or whatever. If you have a stitching project you’re stuck on come and pick the brains of your fellow ‘stitchers’.
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Norman conquest

THE JOHN HANNAM INTERVIEW

Many successful Island journalists learned their skills on Island publications and then moved on to mainland newspapers. But one of our most successful, Philip Norman, was turned down by one local paper because it had no vacancies.

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Millie O'Conner Island Story

Spotlight falls on Millie O’Connell…

A BEACON SPECIAL INTERVIEW

After graduating from the world- renowned Laine Theatre Arts College in Epsom, Millie, from Shanklin, not only won a place in the ensemble of ‘42nd Street’ in a top Paris theatre, but was also given the role of understudy to leading lady Peggy Sawyer

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Smoothing over the bumps!

They have received praise, but also been subjected to a fair amount of criticism. They have experienced unforeseen difficulties, but have somehow managed to overcome the vast majority of them to keep their massive work programme on schedule.

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Ensuring better water quality

Water touches every area of our lives. We come into contact with it on a daily basis, whether it is washing clothes, washing ourselves, cooking, cleaning or of course drinking. Many of us, however, suffer with the detrimental effects

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