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The Solent Armed Forces Covenant Partnership has recently opened a veterans drop in service on the Isle of Wight open to former members of the British Armed Forces and Reserves and their immediate family members. The service is open on the third Wednesday of every month, from 12 midday to 4pm at the Riverside Centre, The Quay, Newport, PO30 2QR. Further details, contact: 023 9273 1767 Further support and advice at: https://www.iow.gov.uk/council/OtherServices/Armed-Forces-Community-Covenant/Armed-Forces-Covenant

Isle of Wight Council

Think BEAUTY when it comes to the beach - Y is for yellow! Y is for yellow! It’s important that we don’t waste water, so think about water use and find ways to be water smart. If it’s yellow, let it mellow; if it’s brown, flush it down! #BeautyOfTheBeach @SouthernWater

Isle of Wight Council

Unpaid carer? We would love to hear your views on the support currently available for you and those you care for. Survey link here: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/CarersSupportSurvey2019 Or you can find out where to get a hard copy to fill in here: https://www.iow.gov.uk/news/Have-your-say-on-carers-survey Survey ends Friday 20 September.

Isle of Wight Council

Bulky item to big to dump or re-use? No biggie, we can pick it up! For more on our paid for bulky waste service, visit https://bit.ly/2MmNTNo

Isle of Wight Council

Think BEAUTY when it comes to the beach - T is for tidy up litter. We all have a part to lay in improving our beautiful coastline. Take your litter home or get involved in a beach clean or litter pick. Check online for local groups. #BeautyOfTheBeach

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Enjoy free online library resources

Enjoy free online library resources

Enjoy your favourite ecomics, ebooks, magazines, newspapers or music on your computer, smartphone or tablet device for free.

Post-16 results show major improvement

Post-16 results show major improvement

Provisional figures show that A-level, technical and vocational results on the Isle of Wight have all improved this year.

Town Square online bookings

Town Square online bookings

Book online any of our available key locations to use to promote your business this summer season.

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Cycle heaven with Routefifty7

A new ‘pop-up’ bike hire service has launched from an Island business, thanks to funding from the council.

Tourist All-Island Parking Permit

Tourist All-Island Parking Permit

You can buy your tourist parking permit using the PayByPhone app, online or over the telephone

Beauty of the beach

Beauty of the beach

The Isle of Wight Council has joined forces with the Environment Agency and Southern Water with to celebrate our coastline.