News

Gurnard News entry for September magazine

At the July meeting of the Parish Council the main topics discussed were: REPORTED CRIMES PCSO Derek Howard was able to attend the July meeting. He advised that the reported crime figures for Gurnard include those for the West of Cowes, as the reporting area mirrors that of Councillor Fuller’s Isle of Wight Council Ward. The clerk was able to…read more →

Place Road development appeal

Following the appeal by Penwood Developments, the decision was to overturn the decision of the Isle of Wight Council planning committee and formally grant planning permission on 6 July 2015. Gurnard Parish Council (who objected to the planning application) decided at their Planning Committee Meeting,that a letter should be sent to the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government…read more →

Gurnard News entry for July/August

At the June meeting, Councillors Jacobs and Javaid were welcomed back following surgery and illness. Councillor Fuller was elected chairman for the meeting as both Councillors Harrison (Chair) and Spencer (Vice Chair) were unavailable to attend. The main topics discussed were: OPEN SPACES PROJECT The lease has been subject to various changes as recommended by the solicitor and is now…read more →

Public Meeting for The Range

PUBLIC MEETING Being held at the Isle of Wight Community Club Park Road, Cowes On Thursday 16th July 2015 From 6.30pm to 8pm   YOUR CHANCE TO HEAR FROM DAVID NEAME (PLANNING CONSULTANT) WHO WILL BE PROVIDING AN UPDATE FOLLOWING THE GRANT OF PLANNING PERMISSION ON A PROGRAMME FOR THE CONSTRUCTION AND A TIMETABLE FOR THE OPENING OF THE RANGE…read more →

Gurnard News article

At the May meeting of the council after the election of the Chairman (Councillor Sean Harrison) and Vice Chairman (Councillor Vicky Spencer) the various committees, working groups and representatives to outside bodies, the main topics discussed were: OPEN SPACES PROJECT The solicitor found many clauses in the lease which were not advantageous to the Parish Council. The clerk and Councillor…read more →

Gurnard News May 2015 entry

At the April meeting of the council, the main topics discussed were: OPEN SPACES PROJECT To advance the project a decision was made to employ a local solicitor to check the wording of the lease supplied by IW Council before signing. This is a long term project (125 year lease) so the Parish Council is ensuring that everything is in…read more →

Gurnard News – March 2015 entry

At the February meeting of the council, the main topics discussed were: MY LIFE A FULL LIFE Mr Paul Savill attended the meeting to provide a presentation to councillors about this new project being rolled out by Community Action IW. The main aim to provide an integrated care service for the elderly and vulnerable people on the Isle of Wight….read more →

Gurnard News article February 2015

Happy New Year to you all. At the December and January meetings the main topics discussed were: THE BUDGET AND PRECPET FOR 2015/16 Councillors have listened to residents who has expressed their wish to retain the services of beach cleaning, toilets and grass cutting which are at risk of being cut by the IW Council, plus the desire to take…read more →

Place Road Development Planning Appeal

Penwood Developments Ltd have formally appealed against the IW Council refusal to grant planning permission for 86 houses off Place Road. The Planning appeal has now been validated and will be discussed at the Gurnard Parish Council’s Planning meeting on Thursday 29 January 2015. The agenda will be appearing soon on the website, parish council notice board and Bryan’s newsagents….read more →