The SAS accreditation recognised a range of environment-friendly initiatives that 1Leisure introduced at its council-run sites at Sandown, Medina and Westridge.
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If you want to find out more about the issues that affect our environment, this is where they’ll be. Whether it’s details of the latest asphalt plant, bio-mass plant or wind turbine application, we lay out the facts and let you share your opinion.
The Isle of Wight Green party last week received a letter from a resident calling them 'traitors' for wanting to stay in the EU. Their Chair shares his response.
Monday, 20th May, 2019 1:55pm
By Daniel James with 2 readers' comments
According to the Green MEP candidate, the Stop Brexit bus has had a great reception across the region in Oxford, Worthing, Hastings and Portsmouth. It's on the Island today (Monday).
Monday, 20th May, 2019 8:14am
By Vix Lowthion with 7 readers' comments
Southampton City Council's Green Charter includes plans to become carbon neutral by 2030 and aims to tackle all types of pollution.
Wednesday, 15th May, 2019 8:10am
By Maria Zaccaro, Local Democracy Reporter with 2 readers' comments
Look out on Monday 20th May for the solar powered campaign bus travelling around the Isle of Wight
Tuesday, 14th May, 2019 11:42am
By Daniel James with 3 readers' comments
The Chief Executive of UK Oil & Gas PLC vehemently refutes claims made by Frack Free Isle of Wight and categorically states that UKOG do not frack and will not be fracking.
Wednesday, 8th May, 2019 5:51pm
By Stephen Sanderson with 10 readers' comments
Those wishing to take part or find out more should meet in St Thomas’s Square, Newport from 12.30pm.
Friday, 3rd May, 2019 4:56pm
By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments
Cross-party call for Isle of Wight council to declare a Climate Emergency and reduce carbon emissions
A motion led by Green councillor, Michael Lilley - to be seconded by Conservative councillor - is calling on the Isle of Wight council to commit to urgent action to reduce carbon emissions on the Island.
Thursday, 2nd May, 2019 9:49am
By Sally Perry with 8 readers' comments
Since we first interviewed them in their parents' spare room in 2008, the Drake-Knight brothers of Rapanui fame have continued to grow and innovate.
Monday, 29th April, 2019 6:59pm
By Sally Perry with one comment