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Public Footpath GL57, (from Hollow Lane, Godshill at the Griffin Pub to Beech Copse at Public Bridleway GL56), is closed due to work taking place on the path. The closure is expected to last until the end of this week. Whilst it is closed, an alternative route to take is Shanklin Road (A3020), Godshill Park Road / Public Bridleway GL44 and Public Bridleway GL56. Image source: 2016 Ordnance Survey

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Ever considered buying recycled wrapping paper? https://www.recyclenow.com/what-to-do-with/wrapping-paper-1 #Christmas

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We're very proud to have been recognised at the Isle of Wight Chamber of Commerce Business Awards for Excellence 2016, that took place on Friday; Highly Commended in the Skills and People Development category for our staff leadership training programme.

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#Stay Well This Winter with this great festive classic from the Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Choir :-)

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From the jungle to Medina! Comedian and “I’m A Celebrity” runner-up, Joel Dommett, has sold out his show at Medina Theatre in record breaking time, in just 24 hours! Medina Theatre administrator, Leanne Grafham, suggested booking him just a week ago last Friday, found and contacted his agent, did the deal to secure him last Monday, advertised tickets Tuesday and the 425 tickets for the gig for next June was fully sold out by last Wednesday! The show has also broken another record for Medina Theatre, with 92 per cent of tickets sold through the online booking system! It's too late to book for Joel but take a look at the Medina website and plan your next visit at www.medinatheatre.co.uk

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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.

Get recycling and waste wrapped up

Get recycling and waste wrapped up

There will be some festive temporary changes to recycling and waste collections over the Christmas week this year.

View our current consultations

View our current consultations

Get involved and Have Your Say on the various Isle of Wight Council Consultations and Surveys

Inaugural conference takes place

Inaugural conference takes place

The inaugural Violence Against Women and Girls Conference has taken place at the Riverside Centre, Newport.

Seasonal Events 2016

Seasonal Events 2016

Find out what seasonal festive events are taking place on the island for you to get involved in.

Free parking on Small Business Saturday

Free parking on Small Business Saturday

It's Small Business Saturday on 3 December - with free parking in all council long stay car parks from 12 noon to 6pm.

Christmas Housing Benefit Payments

Christmas Housing Benefit Payments

Click on the image for helpful information about any changes to Housing Benefit payments over Christmas.

Funding secured to progress bid

Funding secured to progress bid

The council has successfully secured £50,000 to help develop a bid for up to £500,000 from the One Public Estate programme.