Geoff Brodie

Cllr Geoff Brodie has served as a councillor at the Isle of Wight council for many years.

Staunch in his conviction to the Labour Party, he has gained a reputation for challenging those who have been in the ruling party of the council.

Geoff changed his surname from Lumley to Brodie in May 2017.

Below are some of the articles in which Geoff is mentioned.

Isle of Wight councillors vote to reduce the council tax support subsidy

Looking down a spiral staircase by Robin Schreiner

Opposition councillor, Paul Fuller, said it was unfair and mean that IWC was focusing on trying to raise a few savings from people who can ill afford it

Friday, 22nd January, 2021 4:25pm

By Louise Hill, Local Democracy Reporter with 17 readers' comments

Conservative administration accused of bullying councillor for ‘raising points of democracy’

Trees outside County Hall and Geoff Brodie

Cllr Brodie said it was a sad day "when a member cannot make amendments without being bullied by the administration”

Thursday, 19th November, 2020 5:14pm

By Louise Hill, Local Democracy Reporter with 2 readers' comments

‘Something serious has to be done to help our town centre survive’ says Cllr Brodie

parking sign by a light coloured brick wall

Cllr Brodie is bringing a motion to Full Council this week calling for the town centre to have the same free parking choices as all other Island towns

Monday, 16th November, 2020 10:40am

By Sally Perry with 9 readers' comments

Call for Newport to have same free parking choices as other Isle of Wight towns

parking meter

Cllr Brodie argues that Newport is the only town centre on the Island that has no offer of at least 30 minutes free car parking in its main streets

Wednesday, 4th November, 2020 2:24pm

By Geoff Brodie

Fate of former All Saints’ Primary School building sealed at planning meeting

yarmouth school plans for all saints sitea

Despite its unanimous decision, conditions were added to the planning approval for a new school building in West Wight last night

Wednesday, 4th November, 2020 10:03am

By Louise Hill, Local Democracy Reporter with 7 readers' comments

Isle of Wight council finally unveil their response to supporting children on free school meals during half term

children on the grass eating a bag of crisps and drawing pictures

As the Isle of Wight community rally round to help feed children on free school meals this week, the Isle of Wight council share their plans

Monday, 26th October, 2020 3:30pm

By IW Council Press Office with 5 readers' comments

Conservative-controlled council elects Conservative to lead committee to scrutinise their work (updated)

richard hollis shaking hands with nick stuart at the election count

The Scrutiny Committee is designed to examine decisions made by Isle of Wight council. It has, for as long as we can remember, been chaired by an opposition councillor … until last night

Thursday, 17th September, 2020 4:42pm

By Sally Perry with 24 readers' comments

Local people helped in 2,238 different ways since the start of lockdown

Robert Cooke (POA Learning learner) and Dave Logan (POA Learning's Regional Centre Manager)

In the 167 days since 18th March to 31st August 2020, local people have been helped by Pan Together in 2,238 different ways. Here's how

Friday, 4th September, 2020 12:05pm

By Rachel Thomson

‘Road safety in and around Newport has been ignored for too long’ say councillors

Matt Price and Geoff Brodie at the town's gateway

Cllrs Brodie and Price both say that road safety in and around Newport has been ignored for too long and that, "We must all work collectively together to try and tackle this problem"

Tuesday, 1st September, 2020 4:29pm

By Geoff Brodie with 4 readers' comments

Councillors slam the cancellation of Isle of Wight council Scrutiny Committee (updated)

Trees outside County Hall

Chair of the Corporate Scrutiny Committee explains why he cancelled the meeting that would not normally be taking place in August

Monday, 10th August, 2020 11:13am

By Sally Perry with 6 readers' comments

Conceited, vain, rude, supercilious, insulting: Isle of Wight Conservatives accused of trying to take credit for Island’s Covid-19 response

The Conservatives tried to get a Motion through Full Council - praising themselves for the whole Island’s handling of Covid-19. Unsurprisingly, there was a significant pushback. All the details are in this report, for those who really want to understand what happened

Friday, 17th July, 2020 1:35pm

By Sally Perry with 12 readers' comments

Isle of Wight council leader says plans for Newport Harbour have been ‘well received’

dave stewart during full council meeting

Despite there being close to 3,000 signatures on a petition to stop housing on Seaclose Park, the leader of the council said that the feedback he's had was that "Newport Harbour Masterplan has been well-received"

Thursday, 16th July, 2020 4:43pm

By Louise Hill, Local Democracy Reporter with 22 readers' comments