Couthy Butts: Demolition Threatened for Georgian Agricultural Cottages

Couthy Butts: Demolition Threatened for Georgian Agricultural Cottages

It was with great surprise that we read the story last week in the County Press about a pair of Georgian agricultural cottages whose fate currently lies with the Planning Department. Back in 2000, the

Thursday, 27th March, 2008 2:23pm

By Sally Perry with 6 readers' comments

Jennings Chances His Luck Again: And Fails

Jennings Chances His Luck Again: And Fails

When will he ever learn? We heard from the planning department that Michael Jennings, developer for St Joseph’s in Madeira Road, has been at it again. Despite the original planning permission granted for St Joseph’s

Wednesday, 26th March, 2008 12:31pm

By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments

Weston Manor Meeting Postponed

Due to the bad weather conditions the meeting planned for tonight to discuss the future of Weston Manor has been postponed. For those of you interested, we’ll let you know as soon as we

Monday, 10th March, 2008 2:05pm

By Sally Perry

Ventnor Town Council Meeting Tonight

There are some interesting items on the agenda for Town Council meeting tonight (thanks Mark for posting these to the forum). Full details of the agenda can be seen over on the forum, but they

Monday, 10th March, 2008 1:30pm

By Sally Perry

Blo(feld) Me: Planning Takes Action?

Blo(feld) Me: Planning Takes Action?

A massive underground control centre and nuclear launch pad on the Wight.

Wednesday, 13th February, 2008 10:10am

By Sally Perry

South Wight Housing Development To Start Soon

South Wight Housing Development To Start Soon

In case you hadn’t read through the notes from the Town Council meeting last night, the South Wight Housing Association development which is planned for the site in Pound Lane was discussed

Tuesday, 12th February, 2008 7:06pm

By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments

Ventnor Town Council Report: 11 February 2008

Many thanks to Mark for getting the notes through so promptly. There were many items of great interest discussed last night which we will be picking out and reporting on separately. Full notes below.

Tuesday, 12th February, 2008 10:27am

By Mark Compton-Hall with one comment

Jennings Ego-House Rejected

Jennings Ego-House Rejected

Amazing what passes for an Eco Home these days isn’t

Monday, 11th February, 2008 6:34pm

By Simon Perry

Los Ventos: New Development Plan For Ventnor #3

Los Ventos: New Development Plan For Ventnor #3

If you enjoyed reading Stage One and Stage Two of J. Thompson Wartenburg’s proposals for Ventnor,then read on for his final suggestions. It has sparked much debate over on the Forum, particularly from

Monday, 4th February, 2008 12:12pm

By J. Thompson Wartenburg 3rd

Michael Jennings At It Again: New St Josephs Plans Thrown Out

Michael Jennings At It Again: New St Josephs Plans Thrown Out

You would’ve thought that after having a stop notice slapped on his St Joseph’s development and raising the ire of a large group of people living around his own house, Michael Jennings wouldn’t be

Friday, 1st February, 2008 10:00pm

By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments

Los Ventos: New Development Plan For Ventnor #2

Los Ventos: New Development Plan For Ventnor #2

It appears that the recent plans for Ventnor do not meet the agreement of some people in our fair town, but perhaps you need to read on first before making up your minds. Here’s

Friday, 1st February, 2008 10:31am

By J. Thompson Wartenburg 3rd with one comment

Los Ventos: New Development Plan For Ventnor

Los Ventos: New Development Plan For Ventnor

We’re honoured that one of our American cousins, who visited our beloved town last year, has forwarded some ideas for regenerating Ventnor. His plans are split into three stages, with the first stage one

Thursday, 31st January, 2008 12:31pm

By J. Thompson Wartenburg 3rd with 3 readers' comments