Our Island

The Our Island movement was created on the Isle of Wight in August 2020 ahead of the May 2021 Isle of Wight council elections.

They say they are “tired of the party political infighting that has dogged the Island and its Council for so long” and invite Islanders to join them to completely overhaul the way the Council is structured and operates.

Below are articles relating to the Our Island movement

New Isle of Wight political movement ‘Our Island’ sets out aims and introduces candidates

County hall with daffodils by Simon Haytack

Tired by the party political infighting "that has dogged the Island and its Council for so long", Our Island is a new movement that aims to "work together to support the entire Isle of Wight community"

Tuesday, 6th October, 2020 7:28am

By Jonathan Bacon with 16 readers' comments

Our Island: ‘A new start for politics on the Isle of Wight’ claim those behind a new movement

our island logo

The Our Island movement say the "old fashioned mindset" of following any particular political ideology “leads us nowhere” and that "it’s time for change on the Isle of Wight council"

Friday, 7th August, 2020 4:20pm

By Sally Perry with 23 readers' comments