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Isle Of Wight Council Looking To Support The Next Generation Of Talented Athletes

Sports stars on the Isle of Wight are being given the opportunity to benefit from the Isle of Wight Council's Talented Athletes Programme. This year’s sponsors, Isle of Wight Council 1Leisure, Wightlink, Southern Vectis, Love...

Police Called To Isle Of Wight Council Meeting

Hampshire Constabulary has confirmed its officers were called to attend the Isle of Wight Council meeting tonight (Wednesday) at County Hall, Newport, just after 8pm.Councillor Geoff Lumley had repeatedly been asked not to interrupt...

New Leader, New Politics, For The Isle Of Wight Council

Councillor Dave Stewart has been named new leader of the Isle of Wight Council. The leader of the Conservative group at County Hall won with 19 votes.Island Independent nominee Councillor Ian Stephens gained 15 votes,...

Isle of Wight Full Council Meeting LIVE

We're live at tonight's council meeting at County Hall. Councillor Dave Stewart has been named the Isle of Wight Council's new leader with 19 votes to 15 (1 abstention).It follows Monday's resignation of Councillor Jonathan...
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Pod Of Dolphins Captured Off The Coast Of The Isle Of Wight

You may be forgiven for thinking this footage was captured in the Caribbean, but it is actually a lot closer to home. A pod of dolphins was captured by fisherman, Allen Longfield, in the Solent,...

Lifeboats Descend On Cowes For A Special Meet

Did you spot several different lifeboats in Cowes last weekend? In total, 12 operational lifeboats from ten Hampshire and Isle of Wight stations, some belonging to the RNLI and others independent, were moored alongside pontoons...

Businesses To Be Recognised At Red Funnel’s My Isle Of Wight Awards

Businesses on the Isle of Wight will find out if they’ve scooped an award at the Red Funnel My Isle of Wight Awards tonight (Wednesday). A total of 34,164 votes were cast for Isle of...

Diagnosis And Dignity: Will The Isle Of Wight Council Support The MND Charter?

A call for Islanders with Motor Neurone Disease to be supported through the adoption of a charity’s care guide is expected to be heard by councillors at tonight’s (Wednesday) Full Council meeting.Councillor Richard Priest...

Councillor’s Call For Safe Scaffolding Policy For The Isle Of Wight

A “fit for purpose” scaffolding policy will be called for by Councillor John Nicholson at tonight's meeting at County Hall. He wants the Isle of Wight Council Executive to consider immediate “adequate” regulation for scaffolding...

Pool Refurbishment Completed At West Wight Sports And Community Centre

West Wight Sports and Community Centre’s month long programme of maintenance and upgrading works is now complete.The facility in Freshwater underwent a £30,000 refurbishment, which included re-grouting the main pool, installing a new disinfection...

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