IW Story Festival 2020

The IW STORY FESTIVAL will take place on 21-22 February 2020, at the Riverside Centre, Newport. The IW Story Festival is a special place for children and families from across the island to have fun together; where we can all CREATE, INSPIRE and IMAGINE.Stories are all...

Isle of Wight Council Housing Needs Survey 2020

Island Housing Needs Earlier this year the IW Council published its corporate plan and within it made a clear commitment to ensuring that “people have a place to call home and can live with independence”. Following publication of the draft Island Planning Strategy for...

Mobile library

Let the Library come to you!  The Isle of Wight Library Service runs a mobile library van which will be coming to Arreton every five weeks.  It will stop at Arreton Barns between 2.30 and 3.30 on a Wednesday afternoon.  Please see the poster below for more details of...

Oil exploration

On April 17th, 2019 a meeting was held between members of Arreton Parish Council and representatives from UK Oil and Gas (UKOG).  Notes from the meeting are available below, one being a fuller report than the other. On July 29th 2019, Frackfree IW gave a presentation...

Vacancies for parish councillors 2019- election results

The Parish Council needed to fill two vacant seats on the Parish Council.  An election was requested and took place on Thursday, May 9th at the Community Centre. Notice of Election – Arreton May 2019 Statement Of Persons Nominated –...

Arreton War Memorial

As part of the events to commemorate the centenary of the end of WWI, Historic England is looking to list all the war memorials in England on the List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest.   Arreton’s memorial has been deemed worthy of a...