In 2015 one student from the Isle of Wight Studio School will be awarded the 'Dorothy Spicer Award' in recognition of their achievements.
Isle of Wight News
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Residents are recycling more of their waste and sending less to landfill, according to latest government statistics.
Monday, 22nd December, 2014 11:59am
By IW Council Press Office with 2 readers' comments
We're not sure what sort of person would think it's OK to dump asbestos builders’ waste in an Area of Outstanding Beauty, but someone did last week.
Monday, 22nd December, 2014 9:52am
By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments
The hearing to recover the money paid in error to a bankrupt company has been delayed by six weeks.
Friday, 19th December, 2014 12:18pm
By Sally Perry with 9 readers' comments
The government will be giving the council £13.5m less in the next financial year, meaning they'll, yet again, have to find ways of making savings.
Friday, 19th December, 2014 9:47am
By Sally Perry with 18 readers' comments
Have your say on the policy being set to regulate what sort of things can be placed on the streets, such as table and chairs, advertising boards, etc.
Friday, 19th December, 2014 8:51am
By IW Council Press Office with 10 readers' comments
The Isle of Wight Road Safety Forum is supporting a scheme encouraging revellers to ensure they have a safe way of travelling home from a night out.
Thursday, 18th December, 2014 2:40pm
By IW Council Press Office with one comment
In the last week St Mary's have had to cancel ten operations and are running operating lists which are ‘light’ to enable more emergencies to be accommodated.
Thursday, 18th December, 2014 1:06pm
By Andy Hollebon with one comment
A general rule in life is, if you don't want others to know, don't discuss it in public. Certainly don't do it loudly on a busy train heading back to where you live.
Thursday, 18th December, 2014 10:02am
By Sally Perry with 29 readers' comments
Well done to all at the school for their continued hard work.
Thursday, 18th December, 2014 9:17am
By Sally Perry with one comment