Gary Peace

Gary Peace was elected as Isle of Wight councillor for Ventnor West in the 2017 local council elections.

He is also the cabinet member for Community Safety and Public Protection.

Below are the articles in which he is mentioned.

Prison sentence after 1,000 fake goods found at Isle of Wight address

fake goods found by police

Traces of lead were found in some of the counterfeit makeup being sold from an Isle of Wight address

Wednesday, 15th January, 2020 4:25pm

By IW Council Press Office with one comment

Isle of Wight Councillors surveyed on how much time they spend on the Island. Here are the results

Chris Whitehouse quote

Questions of how much time some councillors spend on the Isle of Wight have been rumbling for months. They've all now been surveyed. Find out how your representative responded.

Thursday, 24th January, 2019 1:02pm

By Megan Baynes, Local Democracy Reporter with 14 readers' comments

From Peace to Outlaw for Isle of Wight Community Safety and Public Protection

County Hall Chamber - Annual Meeting May 2018

As well as a Cabinet reshuffle, the Annual Meeting of the Isle of Wight council saw re-election of Chairman and Vice-Chairman as well as Chairs of the various committees.

Thursday, 17th May, 2018 11:15am

By Megan Baynes, Local Democracy Reporter with 2 readers' comments

Cllr Gary Peace: Resignation call after his IW Fire Revamp paper voted down

county hall and Cllr Gary Peace

A Ventnor town councillor says the Cabinet member responsible for the recently failed Fire Service revamp paper, Cllr Gary Peace, should be removed from his position.

Friday, 4th May, 2018 6:47am

By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments

Changes planned for Isle of Wight Fire Service

Fire engines

The council say changes mean that availability of full-time firefighters will be spread across three fire stations, increasing cover during busy periods.

Wednesday, 28th February, 2018 3:09pm

By IW Council Press Office

Democratic process ‘pushed aside’ by Isle of Wight council leader

Gagged stapled halt stop:

The irony of a motion calling for increased democracy being 'pushed aside' by the Conservative council leader without debate, was not lost on some at last night's full council meeting.

Thursday, 16th November, 2017 9:15am

By Sally Perry with 7 readers' comments

Free call blockers on offer for dementia sufferers


people with dementia, who are currently receiving scam or nuisance calls are being offered free call blockers on a first come, first served basis.

Monday, 6th November, 2017 12:15pm

By IW Council Press Office

Rogue trader who targeted vulnerable pensioners imprisoned

Prison bars

A rogue trader who targeted two elderly and vulnerable people has received a custodial sentence and made subject to a Criminal Behaviour Order.

Friday, 20th October, 2017 8:49am

By IW Council Press Office

Neil chosen for ‘best job in the UK fire service’

neil odin

From the beginning of next year the Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue Service (IWFRS) will have a new chief fire officer. OnTheWight has the details of who made it through the rigourous selection process.

Monday, 2nd October, 2017 2:44pm

By Sally Perry

Isle of Wight Council warn residents about council tax scam

red telephone

Don't get caught out by this council tax scam which has been reported on the Isle of Wight.

Wednesday, 16th August, 2017 3:15pm

By IW Council Press Office

More of the partially collapsed house in Ventnor falls (HD photos)

Alexandra gardens

More of the building has collapsed today, ahead of plans to erect scaffolding and carry out remedial work. Police cleared the area for public safety.

Thursday, 20th July, 2017 1:03pm

By Sally Perry with one comment

Floating Bridge saga included in Isle of Wight full council meeting

county hall chamber

Meetings will now only be held every two months, and although this agenda is fairly light, questions from the public on the subject of the floating bridge are expected.

Wednesday, 19th July, 2017 5:50pm

By Sally Perry with 5 readers' comments