Vix Lowthion

Vix Lowthion ran for election in the 2015 National election as Green Party candidate on the Isle of Wight.

Vix Lowthion HeadshotShe increased the party’s vote by a factor of ten over the 2010 result.

A while later she was selected as the leader of the Island’s Green Party.

February 2016 it was announced that she had been selected as Education Spokesperson for the National Green party.

In the 2019 General Election she gained 11,338 votes following a Green Alliance Pact with the Liberal Democrats. Her vote count dropped 1,577 votes since the 2017 election.

Below are articles in which she has features.

Letter: ‘Labour Party must reconnect with voters to recover from disaster’, says Labour councillor

Jonathan Bacon and Geoff Lumley at anti-austerity march

Independent Labour councillor, Geoff Brodie, shares his views on the outcome of the 2019 General Election

Friday, 13th December, 2019 6:00pm

By Geoff Brodie with 14 readers' comments

Isle of Wight MP selected in 2019 General Election result

Wide shot of the hall

Islanders spent the day voting and counters have spent the evening sorting through the ballot papers. The Isle of Wight High Sheriff has announced the next MP for the Island

Friday, 13th December, 2019 4:00am

By Sally Perry with 29 readers' comments

Isle of Wight General Election results 2019 : Live

Polling cards being counted

Bookmark this page and return throughout the evening to follow the action from the Isle of Wight General Election Count with OnTheWight

Thursday, 12th December, 2019 8:15pm

By Sally Perry

Isle of Wight Hustings 2019: An overview

Candidates at the IW Radio/County Press Hustings

If you missed the Isle of Wight Hustings last night here's a round up of some of what was said

Friday, 6th December, 2019 6:58pm

By Louise Hill, Local Democracy Reporter with 9 readers' comments

Embarrassment for Isle of Wight Green Party as campaign notice exposes email addresses (updated)

woman using a laptop computer

An Isle of Wight Green Party campaign notice to supporters has exposed email addresses. Here's the response from Green Party HQ

Wednesday, 4th December, 2019 8:46am

By Sally Perry with 7 readers' comments

Cowes Enterprise College hosts hustings on Climate Change, with positive feedback from all

Candidates and audience at the CEC Youth Hustings

Bob Seely said it was the best hustings he has been to in his political career, as students asked a range of questions on the subject of climate change

Tuesday, 3rd December, 2019 1:53pm

By Yasmin with 5 readers' comments

Live: Isle of Wight hustings on Biosphere, climate and economy

microphone with person sitting in the background

If you couldn't make it along to the hustings follow our live reporting from the debate to hear where five of the candidates stand on the Biosphere, climate and the future economy

Monday, 2nd December, 2019 5:04pm

By Sally Perry with 30 readers' comments

Isle of Wight’s biggest General Election hustings: Book your tickets

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Tickets are available now for the biggest hustings taking place on the Isle of Wight. Details within

Friday, 29th November, 2019 12:23pm

By Lucy Morgan with 19 readers' comments

Register to vote before you lose the chance to have your say on who runs the next Government

Poster saying your vote matters - register to vote

There were over 14 million non voters in the 2017 General Election. Don't lose your chance to vote on 12th December, make sure you are registered today

Monday, 25th November, 2019 2:08pm

By Sally Perry

Bob Seely’s claims on live TV that ‘Ryde School will be shut by Labour or the Greens’ called out as false

bob seely on sunday politics

Bob Seely stated live on TV that Labour and the Greens would "shut Ryde School" and the Island Free School. Greens and Labour have called it out. OnTheWight has the details

Sunday, 24th November, 2019 7:49pm

By Sally Perry with 27 readers' comments

Isle of Wight hustings on housing, transport and sustainable development

Microphone:

It's a chance to question the six candidates face to face on housing, transport and sustainable development on the Isle of Wight

Friday, 22nd November, 2019 5:33pm

By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments

‘New hospital’ coming to the Isle of Wight claims Fareham Conservative candidate live on TV. Really? (update 3)

politics live with jo coburn and suella braverman

“Spades will be hitting the ground,” for a new Isle of Wight hospital claimed Fareham’s Conservative candidate, live on TV this lunchtime. Reaction of the IW Conservatives has been less definitive

Wednesday, 20th November, 2019 3:51pm

By Sally Perry with 11 readers' comments