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IW Council: Leader addresses Party Conference

The Conservative leader of the local authority, Cllr David Pugh, has spoken at the Party's annual gathering in Birmingham about the work which is being done on the Isle of Wight to strengthen families and help get local residents into employment.

Michael Mates: Mobile CCTV To Combat Anti-Social Behaviour

CCTV cameras could be brought in to catch troublemakers at the Isle of Wight’s skate park at Freshwater. The idea is one of many being proposed by prospective Police and Crime Commissioner Michael Mates who has pledged to use the latest technology to cut crime.

IW Council: Annual reports for Conservative members now available online

The annual reports (2011-12) of all 25 Conservative members of the Isle of Wight Council are now available online for viewing. These reports summarise what Conservative councillors have been doing for their wards over the past 12 months, along with activity at County Hall.

New association officers elected at AGM

A new Chairman, Vice-Chairman and other key officer posts have been elected at the Annual General Meeting of the Isle of Wight Conservative Association, on Friday 30th March.

Andrew Turner MP: The NHS Reforms

Andrew Turner MP writes: The founding principles of the National Health Service are healthcare free at the point of delivery, unrelated to the ability to pay.