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Headteacher Lizzie Grainger assists one of her pupils at Shalfleet Primary School, which has seen £1.3m worth of investment in the past year. Ongoing investment in our school sites has been a feature of the council's spending. A number of schemes have continued to address building conditions, including works on roof replacements, installation of modular buildings and full refurbishment. Why not subscribe to our bright, new community e-newsletter to find out more? Click here https://www.iow.gov.uk/Council/Council-News/News/Subscribe-to-our-digital-newsletter

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We’re taking part in the 2019 Scams Awareness campaign. We’ll be helping people stay #ScamAware now and all year around. Get involved in the campaign at www.citizensadvice.org.uk/sa19 Help to protect yourself and others at www.FriendsAgainstScams.org.uk and become a Friend today!

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A consultation on the reinstatement of Undercliff Drive to traffic has been launched by the Isle of Wight Council. The local authority is seeking the views of residents, businesses and visitors on possible plans to re-open the road which suffered significant landslips in 2014. For more information on how to have your say, visit https://www.iow.gov.uk/news/Undercliff-Drive-consultation-launched

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Think before you throw at the tip – could your items go a charity shop or be reused? We offer a free reuse collection service for white goods and furniture in good condition. Find out more at www.iwight.com/waste

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The Isle of Wight joins the UK’s UNESCO network as a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve to celebrate and promote a more harmonious and sustainable relationship between people and nature.

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Short Breaks Facilities - Book online

Short Breaks Facilities - Book online

You can now book the Short Breaks lodge and caravan online and check out availability with the online calendar.

Pupils to experience WWII evacuation

Pupils to experience WWII evacuation

Children from six Isle of Wight schools will get first-hand experience of what it was like to be evacuated during the war.

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.

Undercliff Drive consultation launched

Undercliff Drive consultation launched

A consultation on the reinstatement of Undercliff Drive to traffic is being launched by the Isle of Wight Council.

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.

Floating bridge festival travel

Floating bridge festival travel

Cowes floating bridge revised timetable for this year's Isle of Wight Festival period has been published.

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.

Celebrating Shared Lives Week

Celebrating Shared Lives Week

Discover the benefits of Shared Lives and how to become involved at special drop-in sessions this month.