Nick Stuart

Nick Stuart is the Leader of the Isle of Wight Liberal Democrats.

He is a former Engineer and Science Teacher and a Brighstone resident. Nick stood in the 2017 local elections and in the 2018 by-election for Central Wight, but missed out on the majority vote.

Below are some articles in which Nick is mentioned.

Watch: Isle of Wight 2021 election candidates filmed by media students

Photos from filming for election videos with candidates sitting in front of camera

Students from Isle of Wight College and Platform One gain valuable experience filming and editing these short videos of 2021 council election candidates

Tuesday, 4th May, 2021 7:49am

By Tony Steyger with 2 readers' comments

IW Conservatives are trying to frame the upcoming election as generally them vs Labour. Is that accurate? (updated)

Polling station sign with blue sky in background

In 28 of the 39 wards, the Conservatives say the only choice in the election is them versus Labour. The leaders of other parties have this to say about that claim

Wednesday, 28th April, 2021 6:58pm

By Sally Perry with 20 readers' comments

All Isle of Wight party leaders oppose village school closure, except one

Chillerton and Rookley Primary School

Leaders of all political parties on the Isle of Wight have openly opposed the closure of Chillerton and Rookley School, apart from Dave Stewart of the Conservatives

Monday, 19th April, 2021 8:23am

By Keith Herbert with 4 readers' comments

Isle of Wight Liberal Democrats issue their manifesto – ‘Fighting for a Fairer Island’

Nick Stuart

The Isle of Wight Liberal Democrats share their manifesto for the 2021 Isle of Wight council elections

Tuesday, 13th April, 2021 9:16am

By Nick Stuart with 8 readers' comments

Isle of Wight Liberal Democrats announce final 2021 election candidates

Final four libdem candidates

More details about the final tranche of Liberal Democrat candidates has been shared

Monday, 12th April, 2021 4:43pm

By Sally Perry

Conservative plans for Newport are ‘half-baked, say Lib Dems

LibDems at county hall, Nick Stuart, Bob Blezzard and Andrew Garratt

The Isle of Wight Liberal Democrats believe the Conservative plans for a Riverside Quarter in Newport will accelerate the decline of retailing in the town

Saturday, 3rd April, 2021 9:00am

By Nick Stuart with 13 readers' comments

Isle of Wight Liberal Democrats announce first tranche of election candidates

Isle of Wight Lib Dems

The first tranche of Liberal Democrat candidates are announced for the May Isle of Wight council elections. Put the names to the faces within

Saturday, 27th March, 2021 1:36pm

By Sally Perry with 22 readers' comments

Suggestions of how £35m could have been invested on the Island for ‘serious good’ and income

Olympic Court Manchester

More detail about the £35m of property investments on the mainland by Isle of Wight council, as well as views from local politicians as to how the money could have been spent on the Island instead

Thursday, 11th February, 2021 12:23pm

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Schools close from tomorrow as country goes into full lockdown (update 4)

Boris Johnson

Schools will move to online learning from tomorrow and residents will be asked to remain at home for the duration of the lockdown.

Monday, 4th January, 2021 8:23pm

By Sally Perry with 14 readers' comments

Isle of Wight LibDems call for ‘circuit break’ and closure of primary schools from Monday

watercolour painting of Covid 19

The Chair of the Isle of Wight Liberal Democrats calls on Islanders to contact the council and MP asking for a halt to primary school pupils being sent back to school on Monday

Saturday, 2nd January, 2021 3:03pm

By Nick Stuart with 9 readers' comments

A-Level fisaco: ‘Caused so much heartache and upset – for some the damage cannot be undone’, says Isle of Wight mother

Teenager walking down street by Jesus Rodriguez

This Isle of Wight mother explains why she put in formal complaints to the Department for Education, MP and others over the A-level fiasco

Tuesday, 18th August, 2020 11:58am

By Sally Perry with 17 readers' comments

Isle of Wight politicians defend care home workers from Government’s ‘attempt to shift blame’ for spread of Covid-19 (updated)

Boris Johnson

Spokespeople from Labour, Green and LibDem parties share their views on the Prime Minister's comments about the spread of Covid-19 in care homes. News OnTheWight asked Bob Seely his views too

Tuesday, 7th July, 2020 1:16pm

By Sally Perry with 12 readers' comments