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 council vote for Fire Authority merge with Hampshire, Portsmouth and Southampton

Fire engine - IW Fire service name in full

Views were divided at last night's council meeting where councillors voted in favour of merging the Isle of Wight Authority with Hampshire, Portsmouth and Southampton, with one councillor stating the FBU only supporting it as the "least worst evil".

Thursday, 17th January, 2019 2:27pm

By Megan Baynes, Local Democracy Reporter with 2 readers' comments

Council leader accused of driving changes to health services without ‘reassuring Islanders’

dave stewart and steve hastings

Cllr Brodie asked why STP is being driven forward by the Conservatives without bothering to reassure Islanders that their precious NHS will not be further damaged. The council leader responds.

Friday, 23rd November, 2018 4:58pm

By Sally Perry with 5 readers' comments

Answers demanded over lack of consultation on cross-Solent health plans

Geoff Lumley

Cllr Brodie intends to question the leader of the Isle of Wight council as to why there has been no public consultation for something that will radically change future health services and care on the Island.

Thursday, 15th November, 2018 9:40am

By Sally Perry with one comment

Parish Council join business association to oppose parking charges plan

Parking meter

The Newport and Carisbrooke Parish Council have joined forces with the Business Association to oppose plans to introduce parking charges in the Nodehill and Crocker Street area of the county town.

Tuesday, 13th November, 2018 3:42pm

By Sally Perry

Councillor bombarded with complaints after wildlife pond ‘destroyed by developer’

Local councillor slams housing developer saying their actions seem "like a marauding army devastating the countryside”.

Sunday, 4th November, 2018 5:21pm

By Sally Perry with 5 readers' comments

New parking charges, shorter tip hours, rise in social care charges and more, if budget proposals approved

County Hall:

If you haven't had a chance to look through yesterday's release of the draft budget proposals for next year, we share further details here, including shorter opening hours at the tip, rise in parking charges and care costs and another increase in council tax.

Thursday, 1st November, 2018 4:48pm

By Megan Baynes, Local Democracy Reporter with 7 readers' comments

Hampshire and Isle of Wight Sustainability and Transformation Partnership approved by Board

Shaking hands

Leading councillors have endorsed proposals for the reform of the health and care system across the Hampshire and Isle of Wight Sustainability and Transformation Partnership.

Friday, 26th October, 2018 5:33pm

By Megan Baynes, Local Democracy Reporter with 2 readers' comments

Isle of Wight’s County Town has new and ‘affectionate’ map

l-r Chloe Williams Cllr Geoff Brodie Cllr Julie Jones-Evans

Hand-drawn by popular Isle of Wight artist Alan Rowe, this new map available from Visit Isle of Wight’s Tourist Information Centre based at the Guildhall in Newport, will help guide visitors and Islanders.

Thursday, 25th October, 2018 9:16am

By Simon Clark

Isle of Wight council CEO slammed over delays in committing to Mental Health campaign

CEO John Metcalfe and Clare Mosdell

Cllr Brodie says the Isle of Wight Council should be "hanging its head in shame, not crowing about something they could have signed up to some time ago".

Thursday, 11th October, 2018 2:49pm

By Sally Perry with one comment

Concern over format of NHS meetings raised by councillors

St mary's hospital

Questions were raised on the format of an NHS meeting, when 20 minutes into the meeting Cllr Brodie said he wanted to get on with the meeting and not talked at by NHS bosses.

Tuesday, 18th September, 2018 3:38pm

By Megan Baynes, Local Democracy Reporter with 3 readers' comments

Scrutiny call for Cllr Ward to reconsider double yellow line delegated decision

yellow lines

Isle of Wight council scrutiny committee voted last night to call on Cllr Ian Ward to reconsider his delegated decision to impose double yellow lines on Hope Road, Ryde.

Friday, 31st August, 2018 10:25am

By Megan Baynes, Local Democracy Reporter with 2 readers' comments

Perhaps time for a ‘Labour Pro-Leave’ candidate, says Cllr Brodie

Geoff Lumley

In response to a vote from Isle of Wight Labour members to the national leadership for a ballot of its members over Brexit, Independent Labour councillor, Geoff Brodie, asks whether it's time for a ‘Labour Pro-Leave’ candidate on the Island.

Thursday, 9th August, 2018 10:00am

By Geoff Brodie with 16 readers' comments