Robert updates us on the proceedings of the Youth Council and his Member of Youth Parliament training.
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Learn what’s really happening at IW Council at OnTheWight, with impartial reporting by this Isle of Wight award-winning news service. Coverage includes the council’s delegated decisions, planning applications, changes in policy and press releases.
A complaint to the Employment Tribunal will be dropped once compensation is paid say firefighter's union.
Monday, 20th May, 2013 8:05am
By Sally Perry with 7 readers' comments
Despite former-councillor Eddie Giles previously insisting there was no link between Eurovia receiving planning permission for their proposed asphalt plant and Island Roads being able to deliver their contract, a comment from Eurovia seems to suggest otherwise.
Friday, 17th May, 2013 7:15pm
By Sally Perry with 53 readers' comments
It's great when the Island comes together to help each other out. This was true for OnTheWight at the election count and we have a few people to thank.
Thursday, 16th May, 2013 5:58pm
By Simon Perry with 4 readers' comments
As a mark of respect to her late father, Julia Hill returns to her maiden name.
Thursday, 16th May, 2013 3:35pm
By IW Council Press Office with 5 readers' comments
Future plans for a change of governance and decision-making was revealed at the first meeting of a new Independent-led Isle of Wight council last night (Wednesday) along with announcements of portfolio appointments.
Thursday, 16th May, 2013 9:26am
By IW Council Press Office with 7 readers' comments
Follow our Twitter stream to keep up with proceedings at the Annual Council Meeting tonight.
Wednesday, 15th May, 2013 5:14pm
By Sally Perry with one comment
The need for Isle of Wight councillors to declare if they are Masons was explicitly written into the IW council’s constitution in 2001. OnTheWight can reveal this practice was undone last Summer under the last Conservative administration. Why was it done? Under whose authority? Which council officers were responsible? and Why weren't the leaders of the other groups at County Hall fully-consulted as Full Council had instructed?
Wednesday, 15th May, 2013 12:48pm
By Retired Hack with 143 readers' comments
The remedial work to Place Road won't cost the council any extra, but may result in disruption for road users and residents.
Tuesday, 14th May, 2013 4:45pm
By Sally Perry with 54 readers' comments
The Island Independents celebrate their historic move, providing details on how they plan to run IWC.
Wednesday, 8th May, 2013 3:05pm
By Independent Group of County Councillors with 51 readers' comments
Ian Stephens has been elected as group leader for the Island Independents, who with the majority of members, will now become the ruling party.
Wednesday, 8th May, 2013 1:21pm
By Sally Perry with 39 readers' comments
New group leader says he looks forward to leading the team.
Wednesday, 8th May, 2013 8:07am
By Chris Whitehouse with 15 readers' comments