Blue Badge changes from 30 August 2019

In News by Bembridge PC

Islanders are being reminded that new Blue Badge parking qualifications for people with non-visible disabilities are being brought in from 30 August. The Department for Transport is introducing the changes to help people whose non-visible …

Puffins fit the bill for safer crossings

In News by Bembridge PC

Work by Island Roads to upgrade pedestrian crossings across the Island is in full swing. Under the Highways Improvement Partnership, Island Roads will be upgrading 14 crossing sites before the winter. That is on top …

TELL US YOUR ‘HAPPY’ PLACE AND WIN!

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Do you have a ‘happy place’ on the Island? Tell us where and be in with the chance of winning a year-long 1Leisure Gold One Card.   The Isle of Wight has so many beautiful …

MEDINA COLLEGE ROAD SAFETY IMPROVEMENTS

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Work to improve road safety within the Medina College campus in Newport is due to get underway later this week. A new contraflow cycle lane to boost safety for cyclists accessing the site from Fairlee Road, …

EVERYONE’S A WINNER AT THE INAUGRAL PEACH GAMES

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More than 460 children representing nearly every Island primary school came under starter’s orders at the inaugural PEACH Games. Launched by the Isle of Wight Council’s Public Health team in collaboration with Premier School Sport …

ISLE OF WIGHT COUNCIL DECLARES CLIMATE EMERGENCY

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he Isle of Wight Council has declared a climate emergency in an effort to tackle climate change on a local level. At a meeting of the Full Council last night (Wednesday 24 July), councillors backed …