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Council County Hall staff definitely made the world better with a sweater by donning their Christmas jumpers today to help raise funds for Save The Children.

Isle of Wight Council

Prepare for your Christmas food shopping - don’t forget to take enough bags to avoid cross-contamination. Find more #SeasonsEatings tips here: http://www.food.gov.uk/seasons-eatings

Isle of Wight Council

The council would like to see the creation of a Dark Skies Park on the Island, recognising the high quality of our night-time skies. Is this something you would support? Find out more on page 137 of the draft #IslandPlanningStrategy Read the strategy, background research and have your say at www.iwight.com/IslandPlanningStrategy

Isle of Wight Council

Don’t get caught out this Christmas and New Year. Visit www.iwasp.com/IWASP for more help and advice.

Isle of Wight Council

A council funded scheme that gives free cross-Solent travel to NHS patients with specific illnesses is being reviewed and Islanders can give their views on its future The online consultation runs until 23 December 2018 - please visit: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/K33GP9X For background information on the scheme consultation, please visit: https://www.iow.gov.uk/Residents/Care-Support-and-Housing/Adults-Services/Adult-Services-Complaints/Consultations2 Hard copies can be requested from Healthwatch on (01983) 608608 or text 07739 436600.

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Festive reduce, reuse, recycle roadshow

Festive reduce, reuse, recycle roadshow

Come and meet us for a whole host of tips and advice on recycling, we will be at various venues across the Island

Future options for harbours explained

Future options for harbours explained

The Isle of Wight Council is keen to ensure both Ryde and Ventnor harbours remain as harbours in the future.

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Get your recycling and waste wrapped up

Get your recycling and waste wrapped up

The festive season is almost here so don’t forget to check your recycling and waste collection days over Christmas.

IOW Crematorium Lights of Love Service

IOW Crematorium Lights of Love Service

Come and join us to remember those we’ve lost, 14 December 2018 at 7pm Everyone welcome.

Service to remember loved ones

Service to remember loved ones

A special 'Lights of Love' service is to be held at the Isle of Wight Crematorium chapel, Whippingham on 14 December.

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Have your say

We’d like your views on our current consultations.

Have your say on  draft Island Plan

Have your say on draft Island Plan

The Island planning blueprint has been unveiled and Island residents are being invited to share their thoughts.