The Isle of Wight Council is to undertake two studies to understand the future coastal erosion and coastal flood defence needs of Sandown Bay and Ventnor. Find out more here: https://www.iwight.com/news/Island-coastal-studies-planned
Public Footpath BB10 (part) at the rear of Sandhills Holiday Park, will be closed from Monday 27th March 2017 for about three days to allow surface improvement works to take place.
Please use Footpaths BB27 / 29, Byway BB37 (Peacock Hill) and Footpaths BB17/16 to bypass the closed section.
Image courtesy of 2017 Ordnance Survey.
We've awarded 12 local providers with grants to support youth activities: https://www.iwight.com/news/Youth-offer-funds-awarded
We’ll admit, ‘Floating Bridge number 6’ isn’t the most exciting of names for our new state of the art, modern floating bridge; but it is its registered name. Think you can do a better job of naming her? Now is your chance to get involved and think of something more exciting.
Please comment on this ‘pinned post’ with your suggestions before 12 noon on 7 April 2017.
Once collated, the best six suggestions will be put to the public vote via Facebook, with the winner announced on 21 April.
And no, we won’t be calling it Floaty McFloatface! We’ll be vetoing that suggestion!
A new awards scheme to celebrate and appreciate the many talented professionals working in the Island’s schools is being proposed by the Isle of Wight Council.
The awards would recognise the dedication and professionalism of teachers, headteachers, teaching assistants, caretakers, cleaners, lunchtime supervisors, volunteers, crossing patrol supervisors and many others working to transform the lives of the Island’s young people.
To find out more, please visit: https://www.iwight.com/news/Awards-to-mark-educational-excellence