Ryde Demolition Company Ltd and director face huge fines and costs for storing asbestos illegally on an Isle of Wight farm.
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Freshwater Parish Councillors have now committed to working with local shops and businesses to reduce the use of single-use plastics and establish a community group to lead the Plastic-Free Freshwater campaign.
Wednesday, 4th April, 2018 1:01pm
By Vix Lowthion with one comment
The Bay Boutique Bed and Breakfast has secured funding from the Isle of Wight Council in order to attract active travellers to explore the beauty of West Wight, using electric bikes.
Tuesday, 3rd April, 2018 12:24pm
By IW Council Press Office with one comment
Changes were approved last year and means Lynnbottom will close at 6pm - even through the summer. Concerns of a rise in fly-tipping have been raised.
Wednesday, 28th March, 2018 5:21pm
By Megan Baynes, Local Democracy Reporter with 7 readers' comments
Leslies Motors have loaned a Toyota Prius Hybrid to the Isle of Wight council for three months to use as they wish and help to get a better idea of how to plan for the future.
Monday, 12th March, 2018 11:47am
By Richard Winter with 3 readers' comments
Getting on for half of all Isle of Wight bottle banks could be scrapped if budget approved next week
38 per cent of all bottle banks around the Isle of Wight could be removed by the Conservative council, as the Government continue to slash funding to local authorities across the country.
Wednesday, 21st February, 2018 8:49am
By Sally Perry with 4 readers' comments
The Forest Road site is an important part of the council’s aim to divert 90 percent of waste away from landfill and recycle 55 percent of household waste by 2020.
Thursday, 15th February, 2018 4:04pm
By IW Council Press Office with 6 readers' comments
The mobile recycling unit accepts some items that would normally have to be taken to the dump.
Friday, 2nd February, 2018 8:31am
By IW Council Press Office with 4 readers' comments
As recently reported by OnTheWight, UK Oil and Gas confirm they've given up the licence for oil exploration off the coast of Compton but say their sights are now set on drilling in Arreton from 2019.
Wednesday, 31st January, 2018 8:17am
By Sally Perry with 13 readers' comments
Frack Free Isle of Wight are encouraging as many Islanders as possible to participate in the public review for a drilling rig off the coast of Bournemouth
Monday, 29th January, 2018 2:40pm
By Sylvia May with 2 readers' comments