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Dorothy Spicer Award revived by Isle of Wight Studio School.

In the 1930s Saunders-Roe (SARO) on the Isle of Wight helped Dorothy Spicer to become the first woman in the world to gain all four Air Ministry licences in Aircraft Engineering. 438 more words

History

On This Day in Trinity House History - 19 June

1940

Trinity House Evacuates Alderney during the Second World War

In June 1940 the Cowes District relief by THV Vestal (formerly the first Patricia) was in progress, when she was suddenly ordered to the Channel Islands to evacuate “all Lightkeepers and their families and anyone else who wished to come.” 117 more words

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St David's Digs Deep this Lent

CAFOD volunteers at fab St David’s in East Cowes on the Isle of Wight had the rather clever idea of selling jewellery at the Spring Sale in the parish to support our Lenten appeal. 97 more words

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