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.

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

Hate-Crime-Website-Banner-Final cropped

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)

Cabinet vote

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

newport fire engine - iwc

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

ryde fire station

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

County Hall:

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

Isle of Wight Fire Service plans go back to Cabinet next week


The council say there would be no redundancies and that the new system would guarantee a minimum of 12 immediately-available firefighters for 12 hours a day, every day.

Thursday, 4th October, 2018 5:02pm

By IW Council Press Office

Cabinet give go-ahead for consultation over combined Fire Authority

Isle of Wight fire truck:

The Isle of Wight Council’s Cabinet has accepted a detailed business case for a combined authority and approved a full consultation on the plans.

Thursday, 14th June, 2018 6:02pm

By IW Council Press Office with one comment

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