David Carrington will be giving up time with his own young family on Christmas Eve to provide this service to others, as he tracks 'Santa' crossing the globe.
On Saturday (1 August) Ventnor Town Council takes on the management of four of the town’s eight car parks: Dudley Road, Market Street, Pound Lane and Shore Road, where you'll find reduced car parking charges.
Monday, 27th July, 2015 5:26pm
By David Bartlett with 4 readers' comments
The Our Place! scheme aims to give people more power over local services and budgets in their neighbourhoods, aligning these with all the other resources that the community can bring. Ventnor has just be chosen as a pilot council for the scheme.
Thursday, 27th February, 2014 3:10pm
By David Bartlett with 21 readers' comments
Local councillors say they will do whatever is possible to prompt public debate over plans to disband the well-respected Coastal Management Team.
Wednesday, 20th March, 2013 1:57pm
By David Bartlett with 18 readers' comments
The Coastal Centre has a fascinating history, it was bought by the local Ventnor council in 1945 with a loan from the Ministry of Health. Now the Isle of Wight council want to sell it off to the highest bidder rather than let the local council have it for community use.
Wednesday, 30th January, 2013 9:50pm
By David Bartlett with 9 readers' comments
Ventnor's town clerk explains why it is important to keep the Coastal Visitors Centre within the hands of community and shares details of the proposed Enterprise Hub.
Friday, 19th October, 2012 1:26pm
By David Bartlett with 2 readers' comments
Old spinankers recycled for use as bunting. Ventnor become the first customer
Thursday, 11th August, 2011 4:47pm
By David Bartlett with 8 readers' comments
Public meeting for Ventnor residents
Thursday, 20th January, 2011 11:35am
By David Bartlett with one comment