Stewart Blackmore: Labour Party election launch video and audio

Stewart Blackmore

Labour candidate Stewart Blackmore says he has already spent nine months talking to tens of thousands of Islanders and intends to try his very best to remove what he calls "one of the most right wing MPs from Westminster".

Thursday, 29th January, 2015 2:51pm

By Sally Perry with 7 readers' comments

Youth Parliament MP joins call for local councils to pay the living wage

Andrew Turner Living Wage campaign with Will Matthews

The UK Youth Parliament National Day of Action took place last weekend where MYPs launched a national campaign to establish a ‘living wage for all’.

Thursday, 29th January, 2015 7:19am

By Will Matthews with 17 readers' comments

Vix Lowthion: Green Party election launch video and audio

Vix Lowthion - 2015 election launch

Watch the footage of the Green Party parliamentary candidate launching her election campaign.

Wednesday, 28th January, 2015 11:34am

By Simon Perry with 48 readers' comments

Coverage of Labour Party election campaign launch

Stewart Blackmore

Follow the live updates from the launch of the Isle of Wight Labour Party election campaign.

Wednesday, 28th January, 2015 10:13am

By Sally Perry with 41 readers' comments

Coverage of Green party election campaign launch

Vix Lowthion Green Party candidate

Follow the launch of the Isle of Wight Green Party's election campaign. Brought to you live from Quay Arts in Newport.

Tuesday, 27th January, 2015 9:09am

By Sally Perry with 56 readers' comments

Isle of Wight Lib Dems announce election campaign launch

David Goodall

David Goodall, the Lib Dem Parliamentary Spokesman for the Isle of Wight, invites those interested in hearing more about his election campaign to join him on 6th February.

Tuesday, 27th January, 2015 8:22am

By David Goodall with 12 readers' comments

Whitehouse steps back from MP’s election campaign

Chris Whitehouse

Cllr Whitehouse says the role was always meant to be temporary.

Monday, 26th January, 2015 3:12pm

By Sally Perry with 31 readers' comments

Outcome of Andrew Turner’s de-selection vote announced

Andrew Turner on bench - Ferry debate - Westminster - 13 October 2014

It feels like it's been a long time in coming ...

Friday, 23rd January, 2015 9:42pm

By Simon Perry with 63 readers' comments

James Cracknell OBE as Isle of Wight MP?

James Cracknell

If Andrew Turner were to stand down as Conservative candidate, might it be possible the Isle of Wight gains someone like double Olympic gold medallist James Cracknell as the prospective Conservative Party candidate instead.

Friday, 23rd January, 2015 6:24pm

By Sally Perry with 24 readers' comments

These are possible replacements for Andrew Turner should he be de-selected

Question mark lights

Wondering who might be in the wings should Andrew Turner be de-selected today or stand down as Conservative candidate in the General Election? OnTheWight has a list of possibles.

Friday, 23rd January, 2015 5:00pm

By Sally Perry with 13 readers' comments

Would you bet at these odds on new Isle of Wight MP?

Horse and wheelbarrow race

OnTheWight has been chatting to the Head of Political Odds at Ladbrokes about the election in May - Not only did he call it 'one of the most interesting contests in the country' but he's given us the low down on the odds. Have they got it right?

Thursday, 22nd January, 2015 7:39pm

By Sally Perry with 30 readers' comments

New plan to deselect Andrew Turner – with or without his approval

Andrew Turner - looking to his side

Andrew Turner repeatedly said he would ignore any 'No confidence' vote against him by the IWCA Executive members. His detractors are now taking a different approach. OnTheWight has the details of how they aim to remove the very foundation of his selection.

Thursday, 22nd January, 2015 12:13pm

By Sally Perry with 41 readers' comments