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Isle of Wight Council

Are you going to Isle Of Wight Pride on Sat 21 July? IW’s #Fostering & #Adoption team’s bright orange gazebo will be at Ryde Seafront. Whether you're single or in a relationship, chat to us and find out how you can transform a life of a child in care who needs a warm, safe and stable home. https://www.iwight.com/fostering or https://www.iwight.com/adoption call 01983 823160 Photo Credit: Noel Picante

Isle of Wight Council

Domestic abuse has more repeat victims than any other crime. More help here: www.iwight.com/domesticabuse

Isle of Wight Council

Are you thinking about #adoption or #fostering a #childincare? Click to see when you can meet our friendly team at island wide events this July. It’s a really good way to find out from our staff how you could transform the lives of a child or siblings who need a safe, caring and stable home. https://www.iwight.com/fostering or https://www.iwight.com/adoption call 01983 823160

Isle of Wight Council

Say good bye to garden waste for only £1.15 a week – sign up to our garden waste collection service www.iwight.com/GreenGardenWaste

Isle of Wight Council

As part of the ongoing efforts to improve the Cowes floating bridge service, the vessel will not operate on Sunday and Monday. A passenger launch will be in place for pedestrians, as follows: Sunday 15th July 0630-0030 Monday 16th July 0500-0030

Latest News & Features
Summer Reading Challenge 2018

Summer Reading Challenge 2018

Sign up to this year’s Beano inspired reading challenge, Mischief Makers. Join Dennis and Gnasher as they explore Beano town.

Regeneration exhibition in Newport

Regeneration exhibition in Newport

Exhibits capturing young people’s ideas on the Isle of Wight Council’s regeneration ambitions will go in display in Newport.

School Transport - Privilege Seat

School Transport - Privilege Seat

School Transport 'Privilege Seats' application window is currently open, for a limited time only.

PFI contract savings plan revealed

PFI contract savings plan revealed

The Isle of Wight Council plans to save £40 million through changes to its contract with Island Roads.

Short Breaks Fun Day 2018

Short Breaks Fun Day 2018

A great chance to sample some short break activities for children and young people with disabilities and/or additional needs

Warning over hot weather fire risk

Warning over hot weather fire risk

A warning about the risk of fires spreading in the hot weather has been issued by the Island's fire and rescue service.

Child Employment

Child Employment

Children over the age of 13 may work part-time or during school holidays, click for guidance on the legal requirements.

Island bring bank removal

Island bring bank removal

Bring banks are being removed across the Isle of Wight due to the success of kerbside recycling.