Cllr Tig Outlaw

Cllr Tig Outlaw is the Isle of Wight ward councillor for Lake North.

He was elected in the May 2017 local elections.

Cllr Outlaw is the Cabinet member responsible for Community Safety and Public Protection which includes the Fire and Rescue Service.

Below are articles which mention Cllr Outlaw.

‘All scams are crimes’ so Stop, Report and Talk, says Councillor

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Raising awareness about scams and the harm they can do is a priority of the Isle of Wight Against Scams Partnership. If you're victim of a scam sign up to their Website to Report and Talk.

Tuesday, 11th June, 2019 6:36pm

By IW Council Press Office with one comment

Isle of Wight cabinet back Combined Fire Authority plans

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The Cabinet approve the plans to be part of a combined fire authority with Hampshire, Portsmouth and Southampton. The final decision will rest with the Home Secretary, and not expected to be made until the autumn.

Thursday, 24th January, 2019 5:49pm

By IW Council Press Office

Isle of Wight council vote for Fire Authority merge with Hampshire, Portsmouth and Southampton

Fire engine - IW Fire service name in full

Views were divided at last night's council meeting where councillors voted in favour of merging the Isle of Wight Authority with Hampshire, Portsmouth and Southampton, with one councillor stating the FBU only supporting it as the "least worst evil".

Thursday, 17th January, 2019 2:27pm

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

Isle of Wight council offer food safety advice for Christmas cooking


A little premature for Christmas Day cooking, but if you bookmark this article you can return to it nearer the time, as it contains helpful tips and advice about food safety at Christmas time.

Monday, 3rd December, 2018 4:51pm

By IW Council Press Office with 2 readers' comments

No room for hate on the Isle of Wight, say council

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As the number of recorded hate crimes on the Isle of Wight rises by over 100 from the previous year, the Isle of Wight council shares details of events which aim to bring people together and stand by with those affected by hate crime.

Monday, 15th October, 2018 4:30pm

By IW Council Press Office with 8 readers' comments

Firefighters give their frank responses to the Cabinet vote (updated)

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OnTheWight caught up with the firefighters who were at last night's Cabinet meeting, following the vote to make changes to Isle of Wight fire service. Some of them were quite ... direct.

Friday, 12th October, 2018 10:18am

By Sally Perry with 6 readers' comments

Reporting live: Cabinet vote on future of Isle of Wight Fire Service

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OnTheWight will be reporting live from the Isle of Wight council's Cabinet meeting, where members will make their decision on controversial plans for the Isle of Wight Fire Service.

Thursday, 11th October, 2018 4:40pm

By Sally Perry with 4 readers' comments

Fire Service insider says Ryde will be left in ‘risky situation’ if plans go ahead

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Following a meeting with Cllr Outlaw, an insider with the Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue Service said that Ryde Fire Station could be left in a 'very risky situation' should proposed plans go ahead.

Thursday, 11th October, 2018 4:29pm

By Sally Perry

FBU’s claims that lives will be put at risk are ‘irresponsible’, says councillor

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The Cabinet member responsible for Fire and Rescue Services says he believes, "most people will understand having firefighters in the right place at the right time will save lives, not put them in danger".

Thursday, 11th October, 2018 8:13am

By IW Council Press Office with 4 readers' comments

Fire Review plans put safety of firefighters and residents at risk, say FBU

Puckaster Lodge fire 5 Mar 2014 - Robert Jones

The FBU says that Cabinet pass this review, the safety of the Island's public and its firefighters, and the inability for a crew to carry out full firefighting duties on arrival as the first appliance will fall at the feet of those Members.

Wednesday, 10th October, 2018 2:48pm

By Fire Brigades Union with 4 readers' comments

Fire Review plans: Council could be at risk of ‘corporate manslaughter’

Christmas tree fire

One member of the Scrutiny Committee said the plans put them 'at risk of corporate manslaughter'. The responsible Cabinet member gave assurances the plans were safe.

Wednesday, 10th October, 2018 9:14am

By Megan Baynes, Local Democracy Reporter with one comment

Fire Service Review plans have ‘little or no regard for public safety’ say firefighters

House fire

The council say new plans for Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue Service will improve safety for Islanders, but those on the front line say the review is being “clearly driven by financial savings with little or no regard for public safety”.

Monday, 8th October, 2018 5:40pm

By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments