Michael Murwill

Cllr Michael Murwill was elected as Isle of Wight ward councillor for Brading, St Helens and Bembridge in the May 2017 council elections.

He was appointed as Cabinet member for Procurement, Projects and Forward Planning.

Below are some of the articles in which Cllr Murwill is mentioned.

Isle of Wight council consider setting up company to build affordable homes

building site

The Isle of Wight council's cabinet are considering setting up a company to "build and manage homes long-term to meet local needs".

Thursday, 8th November, 2018 9:41am

By IW Council Press Office with 6 readers' comments

New St Helens Duver footbridges now open


The replacement of the old footbridges with more durable models which require less maintenance work will help ensure this route will be accessible for years to come.

Thursday, 11th October, 2018 10:34am

By Gavin Foster

Council announces end of mobile recycling unit – In midst of Lynnbottom Tip fiasco

mobile waste unit

Plans to end the service were reported by OnTheWight in February. Today the council announces the end of the mobile recycling unit, in the middle of the Lynnbottom Tip fiasco.

Monday, 30th April, 2018 9:32am

By IW Council Press Office with 4 readers' comments

Lynnbottom slip road closed until 10am to restrict queueing

Lynnbottom Tip from the air

New measure will see no queueing in advance of the tip at Lynnbottom opening at 10am. The slip road will open for access once the tip is open.

Thursday, 26th April, 2018 8:01am

By IW Council Press Office with 18 readers' comments

New Isle of Wight Conservative Association Deputy Chairman resigns after just one week

wendy murwill

One of the newly-elected Isle of Wight Conservative Association's Deputy Chairmen has already resigned - one week in. Wendy Murwill didn't even make it as far as the first Officers' meeting.

Tuesday, 10th April, 2018 9:35pm

By Simon Perry with 13 readers' comments

Update on council’s new recycling and waste treatment park

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The Forest Road site is an important part of the council’s aim to divert 90 percent of waste away from landfill and recycle 55 percent of household waste by 2020.

Thursday, 15th February, 2018 4:04pm

By IW Council Press Office with 6 readers' comments

Cough up a tenner if you lose your wheelie bin

ten pounds note

The new rule will be introduced after the Isle of Wight council have covered the bills for all 3,300 bins that were reported lost or stolen on the Island last year.

Tuesday, 21st November, 2017 11:14am

By IW Council Press Office with 6 readers' comments

Look out for the festive reduce, reuse, recycle roadshow

christmas recycling

The Reduce, Reuse, Recycling tour of supermarkets, libraries and town centres is aimed at encouraging recycling and reducing waste produced over the festive period.

Thursday, 9th November, 2017 11:37am

By IW Council Press Office

Recycle your toiletry items plea from Isle of Wight council

recycling bins

Isle of Wight Council is teaming up with Recycle Now to encourage recycling of items such as deodorants.

Monday, 25th September, 2017 11:15am

By IW Council Press Office with 2 readers' comments

Council’s Isle of Wight Digital Conference gets Government support

Internet Access

The Isle of Wight council say they want to be a 'trailblazing council' and have organised their first ever Digital Conference for later in the year.

Thursday, 17th August, 2017 2:14pm

By IW Council Press Office with 17 readers' comments

All change for gasification plant after sub-contractor goes out of business

gasification plant

The gasification plant was to be refurbed as part of a 25 year, £225m waste contract with Amey. After the sub-contractor went out of business an alternative had to be found. OnTheWight has the details.

Monday, 19th June, 2017 5:40pm

By Sally Perry with one comment