Stuart Hutchinson

Cllr Stuart Hutchinson was elected as Isle of Wight councillor for West Wight in a by-election in November 2011 and retained his seat in the May 2013 elections.

He’s a member of the Conservative Group of Councillors.

In January 2017, he was appointed as deputy leader to Cllr Dave Stewart.

Below are articles featuring Cllr Hutchinson.

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

Job losses at Isle of Wight ferry company due to Covid-19 (update 2)

Fran Collins

CEO of Red Funnel said this is a situation they've "tried very hard to avoid", but a review of the company resourcing will see a reduction of roles

Wednesday, 19th August, 2020 12:26pm

By Enya Lumley with 8 readers' comments

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

South Coast Leisure request further changes to St George’s Park deal

artists impression of st georges park development

SCL say that retail market conditions have changed considerably since 2016/17 and want the council to agree to new terms

Tuesday, 14th July, 2020 2:21pm

By Sally Perry with 7 readers' comments

Catch up: Isle of Wight council cabinet members vote on purchase of Venture Quays

Dave Stewart

Follow the debate in our live coverage of the July Isle of Wight council Cabinet meeting where the purchase of Venture Quays will be voted upon

Thursday, 9th July, 2020 4:57pm

By Sally Perry with one comment

Isle of Wight council reveal how they will cope with £10m funding gap

Stuart Hutchinson

The Cabinet member for resources says the Isle of Wight council faces a serious challenge for the next financial year and will start working on that in the next couple of months

Thursday, 9th July, 2020 4:41pm

By Louise Hill, Local Democracy Reporter with 3 readers' comments

£1.3m purchase of Venture Quays by Isle of Wight council scrutinised

Venture Quays

"We need to keep that engineering heritage", "We can buy this and keep this site for the Island", “It is our decision, we will own it and we will take responsibility for it” and "we will keep a really good reputation for being business-friendly" are just some of the comments by councillors discussing the purchase of Venture Quays

Thursday, 9th July, 2020 8:49am

By Louise Hill, Local Democracy Reporter with 3 readers' comments

Isle of Wight tidal energy project out of hibernation, as IWC is asked to invest another £244,000

fifty pound note

The once controversial tidal energy project - that many people thought had shut down - appears to be coming back to life with the council deciding on whether they will invest £244,000

Friday, 13th March, 2020 11:26am

By Sally Perry with 8 readers' comments

Where is the £6.4m deal promised by Boris Johnson, ask Isle of Wight councillors

Boris Johnson

Throughout last night's budget meeting, opposition councillors asked where the Island Deal that Boris Johnson had promised was

Thursday, 27th February, 2020 12:02pm

By Louise Hill, Local Democracy Reporter with 8 readers' comments

Isle of Wight council reveal budget plans: I’ve never known so many (national) uncertainties, says deputy leader

Stuart Hutchinson

The proposed budget sees a council tax rise of 3.99 per cent and £4.5m of 'savings' across all areas. Read the papers below

Wednesday, 5th February, 2020 3:20pm

By Sally Perry with 9 readers' comments

Extra money for Isle of Wight council possibly delayed as Government’s ‘Fairer Funding Review’ postponed

budget on keyboard

There’s an overspend of £700,000 and the Isle of Wight council were hoping to get £6.3m more from the Government. Read on for why that's unlikely happen

Thursday, 9th January, 2020 2:01pm

By Louise Hill, Local Democracy Reporter with 9 readers' comments

Councillor confirms £1 harbour purchase plans

Seagulls at Ryde harbour

The chair of Ryde Town Council’s harbour working group, said there were no plans to increase the council tax precept for 2020 in order to acquire the Harbour

Monday, 18th November, 2019 2:05pm

By Louise Hill, Local Democracy Reporter with 28 readers' comments