The Isle of Wight Council is to reopen Ryde’s famous landmark, Appley Tower, for one day only as part of the celebrations of Appley Day on Saturday 22nd June.
Michael Lilley was elected as the first Green Party Councillor on Isle of Wight Council with 53% of the Vote on 4th May 2017.
He represents the Ryde East ward.
Michael has championed the issues of mental health for over 30 years and over the last three years has campaigned to improve support services for the Island residents.
Below are some of the articles in which Michael Lilley is mentioned.
Cllr Michael Lilley shares the speech he will make at tonight's public meeting on the future of mental health services on the Isle of Wight.
Thursday, 6th June, 2019 5:12pm
By Sally Perry with one comment
"It's time to strengthen the safety net for struggling families, so that everyone can go as far as their talents can take them," says the National Education Union.
Tuesday, 28th May, 2019 12:36pm
By Peter Shreeve with 9 readers' comments
As buses minister, Nusrat Ghani MP, reminds local authorities they have freedom to take greater control of bus services, Cllr Lilley believes they should be brought into public ownership on the Isle of Wight.
Tuesday, 21st May, 2019 10:29am
By Sally Perry with 6 readers' comments
There was much to report back on from the Ryde Society AGM, including update on Ryde Arena, Harbour and news of new arts centre.
Tuesday, 21st May, 2019 9:38am
By Peter Gruner with 2 readers' comments
Councillors across the chamber paid tribute to Lora Peacey-Wilcox who has finished her two year term as Chairman of the Isle of Wight council.
Wednesday, 15th May, 2019 7:13pm
By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments
Cross-party call for Isle of Wight council to declare a Climate Emergency and reduce carbon emissions
A motion led by Green councillor, Michael Lilley - to be seconded by Conservative councillor - is calling on the Isle of Wight council to commit to urgent action to reduce carbon emissions on the Island.
Thursday, 2nd May, 2019 9:49am
By Sally Perry with 8 readers' comments
‘Climate extinction, emergency everything’ is ‘un-evidenced’ says Isle of Wight council leader, Dave Stewart
Leader of the Isle of Wight council, Dave Stewart, says he's "done some research" on the IPCC special climate emergency report but believes the ‘climate extinction, emergency everything’ position is "un-evidenced".
Tuesday, 23rd April, 2019 4:51pm
By Sally Perry with 30 readers' comments
The Director of mental health and learning disabilities said the new mental health wellbeing service will take the pressure of community services so they can deal with people in crisis.
Thursday, 4th April, 2019 5:40pm
By Megan Baynes, Local Democracy Reporter with one comment
Cllr Lilley says the Isle of Wight will continue to have a financial and legislative gun to its head until we are recognised by Parliament and the Government as an Island.
Tuesday, 26th March, 2019 9:05am
By Michael Lilley with 6 readers' comments