Clare Mosdell

Clare Mosdell was elected as councillor for Arreton and Newchurch.

She is also Cabinet member for Adult Social Care and Public Health.

Below are some of the articles relating to Clare.

Councillor and daughter ‘victims of online bullying’ over cross-Solent travel scheme plans

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Cllr Mosdell says the abuse that she and her daughter were subjected to during the consultation to scrap the cross-Solent travel scheme was unacceptable.

Friday, 15th March, 2019 10:37am

By Megan Baynes, Local Democracy Reporter with 8 readers' comments

Cabinet unanimously agree to keep cross-Solent travel scheme

Clare Mosdell

Concern was raised by Cllr Mosdell that the scheme as currently penned, only covers patients needing chemotherapy, radiotherapy and renal dialysis, but not those, for example, with significant neurological issues.

Friday, 15th March, 2019 10:01am

By Megan Baynes, Local Democracy Reporter

£60,000 travel scheme for cancer treatment looks set to be saved

Yes on paper

The Isle of Wight council had planned to cut the £60,000 Cross-Solent Travel Scheme funding, but following a 3,000+ strong petition and Healthwatch survey, the Cabinet member is recommending it is retained and gifted to the NHS to administer.

Wednesday, 13th March, 2019 4:54pm

By Megan Baynes, Local Democracy Reporter

Reprieve for IWC plans to increase Wightcare charges and cut Lynnbottom tip hours

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An ‘unpalatable' increase to Wightcare service charges and cut in hours at Lynnbottom Tip have been discussed at tonight's Isle of Wight council Cabinet meeting.

Thursday, 14th February, 2019 6:51pm

By Megan Baynes, Local Democracy Reporter

Isle of Wight’s drug and alcohol service up and running again

teenager drinking

The company brought in to take on the Isle of Wight's drug and alcohol service have been praised for "performing so well so quickly" by the Cabinet member, Cllr Mosdell.

Monday, 4th February, 2019 2:04pm

By Megan Baynes, Local Democracy Reporter

Leisure centre vending machines now stocking ‘genuinely healthy’ options

Gavin Edley, CEO of Vitalife Health and Tim Ashwell of 1Leisure by the new vending machine Thursday, 24th January, 2019 4:26pm By IW Council Press Office {*Edit post*} ShortURL: Filed under: Featured, Health, Island-wide, Isle of Wight Council, Isle of Wight News

Vendeing machines in Newport and Sandown will offer almost 30 lines of healthy snacks and drinks such as protein bars, protein shakes, sugar-free drinks, fruit bars and more.

Thursday, 24th January, 2019 4:29pm

By IW Council Press Office with one comment

CQC rates Isle of Wight council run care homes as Good

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Senior Councillor and Director of Adult Social Care for the Isle of Wight Council have paid tribute to the staff's hard work and commitment to providing the very best care to their residents.

Wednesday, 23rd January, 2019 9:03am

By IW Council Press Office

Decision on Cross-Solent Travel Scheme already made, reminds Isle of Wight council CEO

John Metcalfe - Now CEO of Isle of Wight council - 25 Nov 2015

The CEO reminded members that the decision to scrap the funding, as suggested by Director of Adult Social Care, had already been made but was yet to be ratified.

Tuesday, 15th January, 2019 1:30pm

By Megan Baynes, Local Democracy Reporter with one comment

Canvas your councillor to save Cross Solent Travel Scheme, say campaigners

Focus group meeting January 12th 2019

Plans to scrap the Cross Solent Travel Scheme will "put people’s lives at risk and strike fear in the hearts of many, who are already physically and emotionally compromised by their diagnosis of Cancer or kidney disease", say health campaigners.

Monday, 14th January, 2019 8:48am

By Christine Lightbody with one comment

Bus shelter may have to be scrapped or move off the Isle of Wight, says manager

bus shelter - sleep is only the beginning logo

The manager of the Isle of Wight Bus Shelter says that if the problem of finding a permanent location is not resolved soon, the bus would have to be sold for scrap or moved to the mainland.

Wednesday, 2nd January, 2019 3:07pm

By Megan Baynes, Local Democracy Reporter with 3 readers' comments

Promised action, failed to deliver: Ignored by Isle of Wight MP and Cabinet member claims mental health film-maker

crisis film

Four months after action plan drawn up, Sam says he's had no response from the MP and only a one-liner from Cllr Mosdell. His previous "healthy dose of scepticism" appears accurate.

Wednesday, 19th December, 2018 1:38pm

By Megan Baynes, Local Democracy Reporter with 3 readers' comments

Isle of Wight council’s cross-Solent travel consultation slammed by campaign group

NHS poster simon wells

IOW Save Our NHS Group believe the consultation survey on scrapping cross-Solent travel for the most vulnerable is "flawed and that it is limited, leading and misleading" and say it has not been publicised widely enough by IWC.

Tuesday, 11th December, 2018 7:41am

By Christine Lightbody with 8 readers' comments