Dave Stewart

Dave Stewart is Conservative county councillor for Niton and Whitwell.

He is also Group leader of the Isle of Wight Conservative councillors.

On 18th January 2017, Cllr Stewart was elected as Leader of the Isle of Wight council, following the resignation of Jonathan Bacon (Island Independents).

Below are some articles that feature Dave Stewart.

Executive asked by Scrutiny Committee to re-examine changes to parking charges

Parking Meters by beach

Whether the Executive will change their minds over the proposed changes to parking charges won't be known until 5th August.

Friday, 25th July, 2014 8:16pm

By Sally Perry with 4 readers' comments

Island Conservatives refuse Independent’s offer to collaborate

Boycott graffiti:

We've yet to hear from the Group Leader the reasoning behind the 'boycott', but Independent councillor Steve Stubbings says that several Conservative members wanting to sit on advisory committees are being prevented from doing so.

Tuesday, 3rd June, 2014 8:22pm

By Sally Perry with 25 readers' comments

Decision on Salisbury Gardens ‘called in’ by scrutiny members

Decision on Salisbury Gardens ‘called in’ by scrutiny members

Despite questions from scrutiny members being answered prior to last week's Cabinet meeting, three members of the Scrutiny Committee are planning to call-in the decision to agree a 26 year lease to Ventnor Town Council which would have seen the building remain in use by the local community.

Wednesday, 26th February, 2014 11:58am

By Sally Perry with 17 readers' comments

Coastal Centre saved from sale on the open market: Enterprise Centre to push ahead

Coastal Centre saved from sale on the open market: Enterprise Centre to push ahead

Members to the Cabinet approved the 26 year lease arrangements for Ventnor's former Coastal Centre, Salisbury Gardens.

Tuesday, 11th February, 2014 9:05pm

By Sally Perry with 11 readers' comments

Council budget priorities questioned by Conservatives

Put children’s safety first, say Conservatives, not union reps’ salaries.

Monday, 3rd February, 2014 2:30pm

By Chris Whitehouse with 23 readers' comments

Isle of Wight Conservative Group to submit alternative budget proposals

Isle of Wight Conservative Group to submit alternative budget proposals

Despite Cllr Hutchinson saying at the January full council meeting that the Conservative Group would not be submitting a budget this year, plans have changed and proposals are being finalised.

Tuesday, 28th January, 2014 12:05pm

By Dave Stewart with 14 readers' comments

Massive Library Closures Discussed on Radio Solent This Morning

Massive Library Closures Discussed on Radio Solent  This Morning

Islanders speak out on the Julian Clegg show about the proposed closure of nine of the eleven libraries on the Isle of Wight

Friday, 21st January, 2011 1:42pm

By Rachael Brooks with 26 readers' comments