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Isle of Wight Council

How much plastic do you recycle? The Island is among the best in the UK for recyling plastic. https://www.iow.gov.uk/news/Plastic-recycling-Islanders-among-best

Isle of Wight Council

Unfortunately, due to staff sickness, we have had to cancel the weekend Fostering and Adoption drop-in session on Saturday 22nd September 10-1pm at the Westridge Centre. Please visit www.iwight.com/fosteringandadoption or call 01983 823160 for information on future events.

Isle of Wight Council

The Cowes floating bridge will return to service tomorrow morning (Friday) after an issue with the prow was fixed today. Due to tide conditions, the service will resume at 9am.

Isle of Wight Council

HRH the Countess of Wessex is on the Isle of Wight today (Thursday). She met Island schoolchildren, Isle of Wight Council leader Councillor Dave Stewart and chief executive John Metcalfe at the official naming ceremony of Wightlink's new vessel, Victoria of Wight. She also visited Aspire, Ryde, and Liz Earle.

Isle of Wight Council

We are investigating a fly-tipping incident in Wroxall, where a substantial amount of asbestos roof tiles have been dumped on a bridleway. Find out more here: https://www.iow.gov.uk/news/Council-investigates-asbestos-fly-tip

Latest News & Features
School Admissions for Sept 2019

School Admissions for Sept 2019

The secondary school admissions round has opened, to apply online or for further information, click on the image.

Plastic recycling Islanders among best

Plastic recycling Islanders among best

Islanders are with the best in the country when it comes to recycling plastic, new figures have revealed.

Volunteer to help young people

Volunteer to help young people

The Isle of Wight Council is recruiting a team of volunteers to help provide support to Island children and families.

New name for Newport Parish Council

New name for Newport Parish Council

The go ahead has been given to the addition of Carisbrooke to the name of Newport Parish Council.

Medina Swimming Pool Closure

Medina Swimming Pool Closure

Medina swimming pool is closed 10 September to 5 October 2018. The Heights Leisure centre swimming pools are open as normal.

Leader

Leader's message on council finances

Challenges for the short and medium term are explained by council leader, Councillor Dave Stewart.

Public Convenience Consultation

Public Convenience Consultation

St Helen's Green Public Convenience Consultation is currently open, all representations welcomed.

Council investigates asbestos fly-tip

Council investigates asbestos fly-tip

Fly-tippers who left a load of asbestos roof tiles on a bridleway in Wroxall will be pursued, the council has warned.