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MP AND IW COUNCIL LEADER SEEK ADDITIONAL SUPPORT FOR THE ISLAND

MP Bob Seely and Isle of Wight Council leader Dave Stewart have joined forces to seek further government support for the Island.

In a joint letter to Local Government Minister Simon Clarke, the pair asked for assistance in three main areas:

MP OBJECTS TO HOUSES PLANNED ON GREENFIELD SITE

Keen not to let planning applications for unsustainable housing slip through the net during the Covid-19 pandemic, Island MP Bob Seely has offered his objections to a proposed new greenfield development– this time in Merstone.

TWO WEEKS ON: THE ISLAND IS STILL LEADING THE WAY

As the UK prepares for a national rollout of a full trace and test programme, the Isle of Wight continues to provide invaluable feedback to inform the use of a contact tracing app as part of this.