Latest Council News

05 Oct 2017
Essential maintenance of landlord portal
Essential maintenance of landlord portal

Due to essential system updates the ‘Landlord Portal’ is temporarily unavailable. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

04 Oct 2017 Last updated at 15:00
Corporate plan published
Council corporate plan published

The council's corporate plan has been published today (Wednesday), for discussion by councillors later this month.

04 Oct 2017
Telephone waiting time reduced
Phone waiting times improved

Residents are now waiting only a short time when phoning the Isle of Wight Council after extra funding was ploughed into the contact centre.

04 Oct 2017
Active Travel Innovation Grant winners announced
Grant winners announced

Three Island businesses are celebrating after securing sustainable transport funding from the Isle of Wight Council.

28 Sep 2017
Newport Harbour
Newport Harbour is changing

What will Newport Harbour look like in ten years’ time; a vibrant, energetic area, sympathetic to its heritage and ecology? If you have ideas, then now is the time to share them.

26 Sep 2017 Last updated at 09:00
Callum with his teacher, Fiona Steel.
Callum's recipe for success

Young Islander, Callum Rundle-Kearns, 15, has come second in the national Jamie Oliver Home Cooking Skills Competition 2017.

25 Sep 2017 Last updated at 10:00
Isle of Wight Council is supporting Recycle Week
Recycle those bathroom items

The Isle of Wight Council is teaming up with Recycle Now for Recycle Week to encourage the UK to recycle bathroom items such as empty deodorants and perfume bottles.

22 Sep 2017
Apply for school bus privilege seats
Apply for school bus passes

Applications for ‘privilege seats’ on Island school buses are being welcomed by the Isle of Wight Council.

21 Sep 2017
The council is celebrating Isle of Wight Day with free parking at selected locations.
Free parking for Isle of Wight Day

In celebration of Isle of Wight Day, this Saturday (23 September), there will be free parking in selected council car parks across the Island.

21 Sep 2017
New mental health champion appointed
New mental health champion appointed

A mental health champion for the Isle of Wight has been appointed as the council looks to further improve support for sufferers.

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