Developers Short Listed For Pan Development

ISLE of Wight Council and Western Challenge Housing Association have together selected a short list of four residential developers who are being asked to draw up detailed design plans for an extension to Pan

Monday, 15th October, 2007 11:06am

By IW Council Press Office

Undercliff Drive Scandal: Update

Following Monday’s announcement that Undercliff Drive suspended senior officers, Paul Wilkinson and Derek Rowell are no longer on the payroll of the Isle of Wight Council, more news has come out today regarding the

Thursday, 11th October, 2007 6:41pm

By Sally Perry with 5 readers' comments

Cheetah Marine Planning Conditions Variation Rejected

Cheetah Marine Planning Conditions Variation Rejected

We went along tonight to the Ventnor Town Council. Quite a lot ended up getting discussed which we hope to get out to you in the next few days. The application by Cheetah Marine to

Monday, 8th October, 2007 10:49pm

By Simon Perry with 10 readers' comments

Undercliff Drive Inquiry

Undercliff Drive Inquiry

We all know about the Undercliff Drive scandal that has caused so much controversy at the Isle of Wight Council, and given editors of Private Eye content for their ‘Rotten Boroughs’ section every couple

Monday, 1st October, 2007 10:30am

By Sally Perry with one comment

Derek Rowell, Undercliff Drive Suspended Officer Moving To Yorkshire?

Derek Rowell, Undercliff Drive Suspended Officer Moving To Yorkshire?

Derek Rowell, one of the suspended officers in the Undercliff Drive scandal has according to this weeks Private Eye, just bought a house in North Yorkshire, near Scarborough. Boy, that’s some commute! You would’ve thought that

Wednesday, 26th September, 2007 2:57pm

By Sally Perry

Mill Bay Refused: Ventnor, Well Done

As you may well have heard, the planning application to redevelop the site of the current Mill Bay was refused at the planning committee last night 7 to 2 (3 abstentions). The reasons given

Wednesday, 26th September, 2007 8:29am

By Simon Perry with 7 readers' comments

Mill Bay Proposal Refused By Planning Committee

Yes, you heard it right. Members of the Planning Committee have just refused the Mill Bay application, votes for refusal were ….. For refusal – 7 Against refusal – 2 (Lady Pigot & Poss Arthur Taylor) Abstention –

Tuesday, 25th September, 2007 6:19pm

By Sally Perry with 7 readers' comments

Mill Bay: Live Report From Planning Committee

Updates coming every five minutes. Keep refreshing your page to get most up to date info. 16:40 – Just got in. Train/Ferry delays. Presentation by planning officer Mackenzie has started Going through photos and drawings. 14 car

Tuesday, 25th September, 2007 4:45pm

By Sal and Simon with 15 readers' comments

Live Coverage Of The Planning Committee Meeting

Simon is winging his way to County Hall where he’ll be sending through notes from the Planning Committee. I will then get these up on to VB as soon as I can, and as I

Tuesday, 25th September, 2007 3:56pm

By Sally Perry

Alex Dyke Phone In On Regeneration In Ventnor

Well done to Debbie Robinson for holding her own during the Alex Dyke phone-in. We are against the proposal to build a five storey block of flats on the seafront, so naturally, I called

Tuesday, 25th September, 2007 3:45pm

By Sally Perry with 5 readers' comments

Alex Dyke Phone In: Ventnor Regeneration Being Debated Tuesday

Alex Dyke Phone In: Ventnor Regeneration Being Debated Tuesday

Prompted by a call from a lady named Barbara today, who rang in to let the listeners of IW Radio know that a peaceful demo took place outside the Mill Bay pub this morning,

Monday, 24th September, 2007 2:27pm

By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments

Mill Bay Planning Committee Site Visit: 40+ Objectors Turn Out

Mill Bay Planning Committee Site Visit: 40+ Objectors Turn Out

Over 40 people objecting to the proposals for the Mill Bay 5-storey development turned up around 11am this morning outside The Mill Bay Pub on Ventnor

Monday, 24th September, 2007 12:33pm

By Sally Perry