Latest Council News

26 Mar 2018
Enjoy the British coast this summer in your very own beach hut
Would you like to be beside the seaside?

Enjoy the British coast this summer with your very own beach hut. Thirteen brand new beach huts are ready and waiting for you to create your own piece of Island paradise at Colwell Bay, Isle of Wight, just in time for the 2018 summer season.

23 Mar 2018 Last updated at 03:00
Island partners signed up to SUGAR SMART Isle of Wight, and making pledges to inform on and reduce hidden sugars
SUGAR SMART Isle of Wight

A new initiative - SUGAR SMART Isle of Wight - is raising awareness of hidden sugars and the impact they have on the health of Islanders.

21 Mar 2018 Last updated at 09:00
Young people from across the Isle of Wight gathered at Cowes Yacht Haven recently to shape decisions about the Island’s future.
Students plan for Island's future

Young people from across the Isle of Wight gathered at Cowes Yacht Haven recently to shape decisions about the Island’s future.

21 Mar 2018
Model of the THRUST2 car project
Hidden Heroes at Island history museum

The Hidden Heroes exhibition has opened at the Museum of Island History, the Guildhall, Newport. The project explores the stories of more than 20 extraordinary people with Island links, who have contributed to the rich history of the Isle of Wight, from inventors and designers to artists and architects.

19 Mar 2018
School closures 19 March 2018
SCHOOL CLOSURES - Monday 19 March

Keep an eye on this page for updates.

19 Mar 2018
Council services will be open unless otherwise indicated on this page
Adverse weather - council services

Due to the adverse weather this page will be updated to show which council services are affected.

18 Mar 2018
Adverse weather
Adverse weather - council services

Please find details of council services during adverse weather (Sunday 18 March).

16 Mar 2018 Last updated at 10:00
Snow has been forecast on the Isle of Wight on Saturday night heading into Sunday morning.
Key advice for cold weather

Snow has been forecast on the Isle of Wight this weekend, leading to a reminder to residents about staying safe in cold weather.

15 Mar 2018 Last updated at 10:00
Offers of home improvements, roof cleaning and driveway upgrades have been among the services offered.
Warning over rogue traders

Rogue traders have been posing as Island Roads staff, leading to a new warning to Isle of Wight residents.

14 Mar 2018 Last updated at 14:00
The Freshwater Neighbourhhod Plan will now be the first point of reference for planning officers determining planning applications for the area.
Green light for Freshwater plan

Residents in Freshwater have voted overwhelming in favour of adopting the Freshwater Neighbourhood Plan.

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