For more council news visit our social media pages.

Isle of Wight Council

Could you nominate a member of staff from a school or early years’ setting on the Island, who has gone the extra mile to ensure meaningful, long lasting work with parents and/or families in their school or setting? Nominations for the eighth annual Laura Groves Award for Community & Family Involvement are now open; they close on Friday 2 June 2017.

Isle of Wight Council

In good time for the long weekend, the bridleway (N155) that runs from Briddlesford Road to Combley Farm Lane, between the Robin Hill and Westridge sites, has reopened. There is also a new 'permissive bridleway' running from Long Lane to Briddlesford Road (the green line on the attached map).

Isle of Wight Council

Today the mobile household recycling centre (mobile HRC) is at Newport Quay, Newport - open at 10am and closing at 2pm. Please do not leave items here outside of these times. For more click https://www.iwight.com/news/Recycling-is-on-the-move

Isle of Wight Council

Tomorrow the mobile household recycling centre (mobile HRC) is at Newport Quay, Newport - open at 10am and closing at 2pm. Please do not leave items here outside of these times. For more click https://www.iwight.com/news/Recycling-is-on-the-move

Isle of Wight Council

The new floating bridge will come into service by mid-May, once all relevant tests, commissioning and staff training has been completed. It will be named after the general election: https://www.iwight.com/news/New-floating-bridge-to-start-by-mid-May

Latest News & Features
Book a Garden Waste Collection

Book a Garden Waste Collection

If you would like your pre-paid garden waste sacks collected, then you need to pre-book by completing the online form.

New floating bridge to start by mid-May

New floating bridge to start by mid-May

New floating bridge will commence service by mid-May, once all relevant tests, commissioning and staff training is complete.

Starting Primary School 2017

Starting Primary School 2017

If you applied online for a primary school place click on the image to find your school allocation

New parking machines installed

New parking machines installed

The first phase of replacing 136 parking ticket machines across the Island is underway.

New Feature - IW Trader Approval Scheme

New Feature - IW Trader Approval Scheme

All current members can apply to become a Self-Editor, which will allow members to manage their online details for free.

Avian flu update

Avian flu update

All poultry in England are allowed outside from Thursday 13 April following update evidence on the risk posed to wild birds.

Adult Community Learning

Adult Community Learning

We have some great courses to offer, why not check out our Summer Programme for 2017 and more

St George

St George's Way upgrade update

The current one-way restriction on Shide Road, Newport, is to be removed ahead of schedule.