Campaign for our Community

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112 residents attended the Q&A with Bob Seely on Friday 21st June. for more information and complete the petition: www.islandvision.uk/islandplan  or Island Plan Petition and email to clerk@bembridgepc.org.uk

REGENERATION STRATEGY APPROVED

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A £200 million regeneration programme designed to create jobs, provide more affordable homes, reduce poverty and breathe new life into some of the Island’s most deprived areas, has been approved by councillors. ‘Inspiration Island’ sets out …

ISLE OF WIGHT CELEBRATES UNESCO BIOSPHERE ANNOUNCEMENT

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Today (19th June 2019) marks a special day for the Isle of Wight, as the announcement of the Island becoming the UK’s latest UNESCO Biosphere Reserve was made by the United Nations Man and Biosphere …

CHILDREN’S SERVICES INVITED TO WESTMINSTER

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Children’s services on the Isle of Wight have been praised for being at the cutting edge nationally in the development of early help and family hubs. A delegation from the Isle of Wight Council and …

ISLANDERS HAVE THEIR SAY ON PLANNING BLUEPRINT

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Around 1,800 Islanders took the opportunity to have their say on the Island’s planning blueprint. The draft Island Planning Strategy sets out the proposed approach towards housing, employment, transport, commercial and leisure land use on …

COUNCIL SERVICE CHANGES OVER ISLE OF WIGHT FESTIVAL

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While the Isle of Wight Festival is taking place from Friday 14 June to Sunday 16 June, some council services are affected. Seaclose Office, Newport Seaclose Office, Newport will be closed from 12 midday on …

Further section of Forest Road to be upgraded

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Two sections of a busy main road linking Newport to the West Wight are to be upgraded next month. Works to resurface parts of Forest Road will be carried out in overnight shifts to reduce …

ON TRACK FOR BIKE WEEK 2019

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The Isle of Wight Council is supporting a range of events for Bike Week 2019. Bike Week, delivered by Cycling UK, runs this year between 8 to 16 June and is an annual celebration to …

CONSULTATION LAUNCHED ON LOCAL COUNCIL TAX SUPPORT SCHEME

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A two-month consultation has been launched today (Monday 10 June) on potential changes to the Island’s Local Council Tax Support Scheme. Islanders are being asked for their views on a series of options, which have …