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...

New council

Back in May, a new Parish Council was elected.  We said thank you and goodbye to Robin and Erica Oulton after many years’ service to the community and also to Ian Roome.  Robin and Erica are moving away but we are delighted that Ian will still be demonstrating...

Florrie’s bench

Sadly, Florrie’s Bench, near Carpenters Yard, was demolished by an unsteady motorist back in April.  The Parish Council and the Arreton Community Hall Trust are working together to replace it and so, hopefully, the space won’t be empty for much longer....

Council elections 2017

Elections for the IW Council and town and parish councils will be held on May 4th 2017.  Notices of election are given below IW Council – Notice Of Election IOWC 2017 Town and parish councils – Notice Of Election T&PCs 2017