Joe Davies

Joe Davies was elected as Isle of Wight member for Youth Parliament in April 2017.

Below are some stories in which Joe is mentioned.

Joe Davies resigns as Isle of Wight Member of Youth Parliament

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Although resigning from his role as member of Youth Parliament, Joe says he'll continue to fight for the rights of young people on the Isle of Wight as he heads off to Oxford University to read History and Politics.

Tuesday, 18th September, 2018 1:52pm

By Sally Perry

Isle of Wight Youth MP gets standing ovation on ‘decriminalisation of homosexuality’ speech

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Joe Davies' speech in Youth Parliament yesterday on the 50th anniversary of the decriminalisation of homosexuality opened with a dedication to the Isle of Wight Pride team. His rousing speech resulted in a standing ovation.

Saturday, 11th November, 2017 5:28pm

By Sally Perry with 7 readers' comments

Orwell’s 1984 inspires Isle of Wight youth MP’s entry in Fake News video comp

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The Isle of Wight member for Youth Parliament, Joe Davies, has taken up the challenge to produce a piece of work exploring the question: “Fake News: Is this the end of facts?”.

Thursday, 2nd November, 2017 8:31pm

By Sally Perry

Please Vote! Impassioned plea from Isle of Wight Youth MP

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Our passionate member of Youth Parliament for the Isle of Wight, Joe Davies, shares this video message urging Isle of Wight 18-24 year olds to take ten minutes out of their day tomorrow to vote in the general election.

Wednesday, 7th June, 2017 8:19pm

By Sally Perry with one comment

The country responds to Andrew Turner’s comments on homosexuality

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The response to OnTheWight breaking the story about Andrew Turner's 'homosexuality is wrong' comment have been rapid and furious. It's all over the nationals, raising much comment.

Friday, 28th April, 2017 5:00pm

By Sally Perry with 54 readers' comments

Isle of Wight Member of Youth Parliament calls for votes for 16 & 17 year olds

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Joe Davies believes the snap general election is "truly is a watershed moment for the country” and is urging everyone to sign the petition calling on Theresa May to allow young people to have their say.

Wednesday, 19th April, 2017 1:05pm

By Sally Perry with 15 readers' comments

Joe Davies becomes Isle of Wight’s latest member of UK Youth Parliament

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Well done to 17 year old Joe Davies, who polled over 88 per cent of the votes out of the total of five candidates and has been elected as the Isle of Wight Member of the UK Youth Parliament.

Tuesday, 11th April, 2017 11:26am

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments