Isle of Wight Council

Learn what’s really happening at the Isle of Wight Council at OnTheWight, reported by this award-winning team behind the Isle of Wight news service. Coverage includes the council’s delegated decisions, planning applications, changes in policy and press releases.

Council Workers Protest Over Reduction in Car Allowance (updated)

Council Workers Protest Over Reduction in Car Allowance (updated)

Around 100 social workers employed by the Isle of Wight Council are expected to take part in a march tomorrow morning to highlight the beginning of a dispute over changes to their car allowance. The

Monday, 30th November, 2009 7:27pm

By Sally Perry with 4 readers' comments

Live Coverage of Full Council Meeting (Update 9)

Live Coverage of Full Council Meeting (Update 9)

Read live coverage of the full council meeting on 25th November.

Wednesday, 25th November, 2009 6:18pm

By Sal and Simon with 3 readers' comments

Cllr Churchman Resigns as Chair of Scrutiny Committee

Cllr Churchman Resigns as Chair of Scrutiny Committee

Following pressure, Cllr Churchman resigns.

Wednesday, 25th November, 2009 5:55pm

By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments

Who Writes The Isle of Wight Corporate Plan?

Who Writes The Isle of Wight Corporate Plan?

Just who exactly is involved with the Corporate Plan?

Wednesday, 25th November, 2009 5:30pm

By Simon Perry with one comment

Background on The IW Council Corporate Plan

The Isle of Wight Council is about to adopt what they call their Corporate Plan. What is it?

Wednesday, 25th November, 2009 5:23pm

By Simon Perry

Live Coverage from Full Council Meeting Tonight

Live Coverage from Full Council Meeting Tonight

Live coverage on VB of the Full Council meeting tonight.

Wednesday, 25th November, 2009 12:45pm

By Sally Perry

Have Your Say On Open Spaces

Have Your Say On Open Spaces

Get involved with a survey about open space and have your say.

Wednesday, 25th November, 2009 12:27pm

By Sally Perry

Hold the Front Page: Our Loos Really Are Super!

Hold the Front Page: Our Loos Really Are Super!

Five of our loos have received awards for being so super!

Wednesday, 25th November, 2009 11:43am

By Sally Perry with 9 readers' comments

Beware of Council Tax Phone Scam

Beware of Council Tax Phone Scam

Beware of new telephone scammers operating on the Island.

Wednesday, 25th November, 2009 11:28am

By Rachael Brooks

Confirmed: Pugh Asked Churchman To Resign

Confirmed: Pugh Asked Churchman To Resign

David Pugh confirms that he has asked Cllr Churchman to consider her position

Wednesday, 25th November, 2009 7:02am

By Simon Perry with 9 readers' comments

Rumour: David Pugh Pressures Cllr Churchman Over Scrutiny Chair

<strike>Rumour:</strike> David Pugh Pressures Cllr Churchman Over Scrutiny Chair

Is Cllr Churchman being pressured to resign from the Scrutiny Committee?

Tuesday, 24th November, 2009 4:09pm

By Simon Perry with 14 readers' comments

Live Coverage of Waitrose Planning Application

Watch what happens as it happens.

Tuesday, 24th November, 2009 3:17pm

By Sally Perry