Isle of Wight EU Elections

The EU Elections for MEPs for the south East Region take place on Thursday 23rd May 2019.

85 candidates are standing for seats across nine political parties, including three Independents.

Below are articles relating to the EU elections.

Isle of Wight info: Voting in EU elections – who, where and how

eu referendum count

Find out who you can vote for, where to vote and other useful facts about this Thursday's elections for South East region MEPs taking place on the Isle of Wight.

Tuesday, 21st May, 2019 1:49pm

By Sally Perry

Isle of Wight Green Party Chair responds to ‘traitor’ allegations

green party traitor allegation letter

The Isle of Wight Green party last week received a letter from a resident calling them 'traitors' for wanting to stay in the EU. Their Chair shares his response.

Monday, 20th May, 2019 1:55pm

By Daniel James with 2 readers' comments

Green Party ‘Stop Brexit’ bus on the Isle of Wight today

Green Bus

According to the Green MEP candidate, the Stop Brexit bus has had a great reception across the region in Oxford, Worthing, Hastings and Portsmouth. It's on the Island today (Monday).

Monday, 20th May, 2019 8:14am

By Vix Lowthion with 7 readers' comments

Isle of Wight Green party to use solar powered bus for EU election campaign

the big lemon solar powered bus

Look out on Monday 20th May for the solar powered campaign bus travelling around the Isle of Wight

Tuesday, 14th May, 2019 11:42am

By Daniel James with 3 readers' comments

Isle of Wight Labour Party kicks off EU Campaign in Newport

Labour members taking part in eu election campaigning

Island Labour say they are trying to represent both Leave and remain voters, and "to bring our country back together".

Monday, 13th May, 2019 8:43am

By Julian Critchley with 8 readers' comments

Candidates confirmed for MEP Hustings (updated)

mep election polling card

At least five MEP candidates have been confirmed for the hustings being held on Wednesday evening.

Tuesday, 7th May, 2019 6:57am

By Sally Perry with 6 readers' comments

Hustings for European Parliamentary Elections: Secure your seat

islanders for europe hustings

Candidates or representatives from all the political parties standing in the South East region have been invited to take part in the Hustings. Book your seat now.

Tuesday, 30th April, 2019 8:32am

By Glenn Koppany with 3 readers' comments

EU Parliamentary elections: Everything you need to know

Polling station:

The Isle of Wight council have issued details of everything (except the candidates) you need to know about voting in the European Elections.

Monday, 29th April, 2019 5:01pm

By IW Council Press Office with 2 readers' comments

Isle of Wight’s Vix Lowthion selected as Green MEP candidate

Vix at the launch with other Greens

The selection was made by grassroots party members and Vix will be at position three in the list.

Friday, 26th April, 2019 10:37am

By Vix Lowthion with one comment

Isle of Wight UKIP candidate revealed for EU Elections

daryll pitcher

Former Isle of Wight councillor and prospective parliamentary candidate in 2017, Daryll Pitcher has confirmed his position in the EU elections.

Thursday, 18th April, 2019 12:40pm

By Daryll Pitcher with one comment

European Union elections: Here’s where Isle of Wight parties stand

eu elections

Given the new Brexit deadline means it looks likely the UK will be taking part in the European elections for MEPs, here's where the Island parties stand.

Friday, 12th April, 2019 12:29pm

By Sally Perry with 9 readers' comments