Cllr John Hobart

John Hobart is the elected Isle of Wight councillor for Carisbrooke.

He is also the Cabinet member for Environment and Heritage.

Below are some article in which Cllr Hobart is mentioned.

Female Isle of Wight councillor called ‘a coward’ and another told to ‘shut up’ by male colleagues

banner being held at march that reads what lessens one of us lessens all of us

Two female councillors were at the end of insulting comments at Wednesday night's Isle of Wight council meeting. One being called 'a coward' and the other being told to 'shut up'

Friday, 18th September, 2020 5:35pm

By Louise Hill, Local Democracy Reporter with 18 readers' comments

Changes to Isle of Wight Cabinet confirmed ahead of next meeting

Dave Stewart

Dave Stewart says "Our priority continues to deliver on the authority's bold vision for the Island to be an inspiring place in which to grow up, live, work and visit"

Tuesday, 8th September, 2020 4:25pm

By IW Council Press Office with 7 readers' comments

Isle of Wight County Record Office to reopen next month: Book your slot


If during lockdown you have developed a newly found interest in family history, why not book a slot at the County Record Office to discover more about your ancestors

Friday, 28th August, 2020 8:21am

By IW Council Press Office

Isle of Wight council squash courts to reopen from today

Two people playing squash at the squash court

This is the first step in a phased reopening of the popular courts, with new measures in place to keep players and staff safe

Monday, 24th August, 2020 8:26am

By IW Council Press Office

Changes to Isle of Wight council cabinet announced

Trees outside County Hall

Changes have been announced by Isle of Wight council leader, as one cabinet member steps down and another takes on a different role

Tuesday, 4th August, 2020 2:22pm

By Dave Stewart with 5 readers' comments

Community spirit behind creation of flower beds ‘brings much-needed sunshine and messages of hope’, says Mayor

Community planting in Ryde

The mayor of Ryde says the colourful beds and the community spirit behind their creation "brings much-needed sunshine and messages of hope in our lives"

Friday, 5th June, 2020 9:56am

By IW Council Press Office

Boost in numbers of people cycling on the Isle of Wight since lockdown

cyclists in yarmouth

The new £2bn Government package includes new statutory guidance which instructs councils to reallocate road space for significantly-increased numbers of cyclists and pedestrians

Monday, 18th May, 2020 3:03pm

By IW Council Press Office with 6 readers' comments

Ten water quality awards for Isle of Wight beaches

Ventnor cascade and beach

This is fantastic news for the Isle of Wight as ten beaches receive Excellent and Good ratings for their bathing waters

Tuesday, 17th March, 2020 11:48am

By IW Council Press Office

Free introduction to Isle of Wight history at two venues as part of Heritage Open Days

Newport Guildhall

Visit the Museum of Island History and Newport Roman Villa free of charge to find out more about the fascinating history of the Isle of Wight.

Wednesday, 11th September, 2019 9:52am

By IW Council Press Office

Opposing Government over housing targets a ‘waste of time’, says Cabinet member

Stop halt sign:

Even though several Isle of Wight Conservative councillors said they would oppose the housing targets set by Government, Cllr Brodie reports that Barry Abraham said it would be a 'waste of time'.

Tuesday, 3rd September, 2019 10:23am

By Geoff Brodie with one comment

Chance to see baby T.rex at Dinosaur Museum

barry and the t rex model dinosaur sml

The museum is playing host to the summer visitor, a replica juvenile T. rex skeleton, on loan from local fossil collector, Barry Gibson.

Tuesday, 23rd July, 2019 11:35am

By IW Council Press Office

Electric vehicles benefit from special parking permit

cllr dave stewart with a car

All Island Electric Vehicle Permit is open to owners of vehicles registered to an Island address between 1 April 2019 and 31 March 2020.

Friday, 12th April, 2019 12:19pm

By IW Council Press Office with 4 readers' comments