Block of nine flats to replace ‘uninhabitable house’

planning keyboard

Neighbours objected to the application, but planning permission was granted but with 12 conditions

Friday, 3rd April, 2020 9:48am

By Megan Baynes, Local Democracy Reporter with one comment

Plans under consultation for new dentist in Lake

the run down building where the new Lake dentist would be

There are plans to turn the run down building into a new dentist. Comments on the application can be made until 21st April

Monday, 30th March, 2020 3:16pm

By Louise Hill, Local Democracy Reporter

No new Isle of Wight planning applications determined for the ‘immediate future’


The Planning department have adjusted their procedures in light of the Coronavirus Outbreak

Thursday, 26th March, 2020 9:19am

By Sally Perry with one comment

Grade II listed former fire station to be restored as part of council’s regeneration plan

sandown town hall

To fund the restoration of the hall, the outbuildings would be demolished first and the semi-detached houses would then be built, enabling the development

Tuesday, 24th March, 2020 12:01pm

By Louise Hill, Local Democracy Reporter with one comment

Plans for vineyard to join Isle of Wight Distillery

Plans for Rosemary's Vineyard

Rosemary Vineyard and visitor centre is currently situated in Ashey. However, the current site has planning permission for 140 houses

Thursday, 19th March, 2020 6:10pm

By Louise Hill, Local Democracy Reporter with 2 readers' comments

Plans revised from six to ten houses on site of former hotel to avoid ‘wasted space’


The developer had permission for six houses, but concerns about "wasted space" has led to a revised application to put ten houses on the site

Wednesday, 18th March, 2020 8:40am

By Louise Hill, Local Democracy Reporter with 3 readers' comments

Plans for 15-bedroom fort in the Solent to become one single home

No Man's Fort

The company that owns the Fort want to turn it into a single residential property. Comments should be made on the planning application by 14th April

Monday, 16th March, 2020 6:24pm

By Louise Hill, Local Democracy Reporter with one comment

Affordable home development revealed for former education centre at Branstone Farm

branstone farm development

Only two affordable homes have been built on the Isle of Wight in the last year, so these prefab homes should fill the housing gap say Vectis Housing

Monday, 16th March, 2020 8:13am

By Louise Hill, Local Democracy Reporter with 2 readers' comments

Football ground developers forced back to planning after IWC error

Football floodlights

When the council issued the planning permission they inadvertently changed the condition on when floodlights can be used

Tuesday, 10th March, 2020 10:03am

By Louise Hill, Local Democracy Reporter

Letter: Could retaining wall collapse be related to large number of trees being removed?

Belgrave road

This reader raises a theory that the large number of trees removed from a site in Ventnor could have had a knock-on effect on Belgrave Road

Monday, 9th March, 2020 1:12pm

By Anonymous with 4 readers' comments

Isle of Wight council reveal masterplan for Newport Harbour regeneration

Artists impression of redeveloped Newport Harbour

A new masterplan has been produced setting out proposals for an iconic new cultural centre, hotel accommodation, waterside apartments, affordable housing and new business units

Monday, 9th March, 2020 12:03pm

By IW Council Press Office with 13 readers' comments

Six town houses could be built on former Spar site

victoria street town houses

The applicant says that given the number of flats in the town, "houses were ultimately deemed more appropriate"

Monday, 9th March, 2020 9:58am

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments