Have your say on future Wight Coast Trail

Have your say on future Wight Coast Trail

A consultation on whether to include the Isle of Wight as part of the Marine and Coastal Path Act 2009 has been launched. Residents urged to take part to help attract funding and special status to the coast path.

Thursday, 16th August, 2012 2:47pm

By David Howarth

Council lose out on £1m from Coastal Communities Fund

Council lose out on £1m from Coastal Communities Fund

Isle of Wight loses out to £1m Coastal Communities Funding as winning bids are announced

Tuesday, 14th August, 2012 2:33pm

By Sally Perry with 7 readers' comments

Government scrap investigation into non-PAYE council officers

Government scrap investigation into non-PAYE council officers

Hundreds of council officers avoid investigation of tax and contracts as new guidance is issued by Government instead.

Monday, 13th August, 2012 3:45pm

By Sally Perry with 7 readers' comments

‘Tidal power not wind power’ says council leader David Pugh

‘Tidal power not wind power’ says council leader David Pugh

Cllr David Pugh blogs on the Conservative Home website about tidal power over wind power

Monday, 13th August, 2012 3:23pm

By Sally Perry with 14 readers' comments

Green MEP Calls For Asphalt Plant Environment Impact Assessment

Green MEP Calls For Asphalt Plant Environment Impact Assessment

Green MEP has written to Eric Pickles MP, calling for a formal Environmental Statement to be prepared for the proposed asphalt plant at Medina Wharf in Cowes

Friday, 20th July, 2012 3:27pm

By Alice Taylor with 12 readers' comments

Andrew Turner’s 2012 Summer Surgery

Andrew Turner’s 2012 Summer Surgery

Isle of Wight MP Andrew Turner announces his summer surgery dates

Thursday, 19th July, 2012 3:59pm

By Andrew Turner's Office with 18 readers' comments

Jack Phillipsborn, Youth MP, Shadows Andrew Turner

Jack Phillipsborn, Youth MP, Shadows Andrew Turner

Isle of Wight Youth MP, Jack Phillipsborn, spends the day with Andrew Turner MP and gets to experience Prime Minister's Question Time and a greater insight into what being a backbencher entails.

Wednesday, 18th July, 2012 12:18pm

By Andrew Turner's Office with one comment

Don’t Forget Tax Credit Deadline

Don’t Forget Tax Credit Deadline

There is just over a week left to get your Tax Credit renewal form in. Deadline is 31st July.

Wednesday, 18th July, 2012 9:33am

By Lisa Billard

Views Sought On Gritting In Rural Areas

Views Sought On Gritting In Rural Areas

HMRC are consulting on proposals to change the law to allow tractors and possibly other agricultural vehicles to use rebated fuel ('red diesel') for gritting roads in rural areas.

Friday, 13th July, 2012 2:50pm

By Lisa Billard with 10 readers' comments

Are You Missing Out On Grants? Asks MP

Are You Missing Out On Grants? Asks MP

You could be eligible for a grant of up to £3,500 for heating and insulation measures

Thursday, 5th July, 2012 1:35pm

By Andrew Turner's Office with one comment

House Of Lords Reforms Would Be A ‘Big Mistake’ Says MP

House Of Lords Reforms Would Be A ‘Big Mistake’ Says MP

Andrew Turner gives his views on proposed reforms for the House of Lords.

Thursday, 5th July, 2012 9:47am

By Andrew Turner's Office with 34 readers' comments

MP Becomes Patron of New Parliamentary Campaign Group

MP Becomes Patron of New Parliamentary Campaign Group

Andrew Turner appointed Parliamentary Patron of the Rural Fair Share Campaign

Friday, 29th June, 2012 4:32pm

By Andrew Turner's Office with 7 readers' comments