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.

Below are articles in which she has features.

Isle of Wight Extinction Rebellions in Westminster: Photos and video

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Catch up with Islanders taking part in the Extinction Rebellion protest in London and find out about local solidarity activities taking place this weekend

Tuesday, 8th October, 2019 10:58am

By IW Extinction Rebellion with 6 readers' comments

Potential electoral alliances could be formed, following Green Party Conference vote

Vix Lowthion meets Andrew Bentley of Isle of Man Green Party

At the Green party Conference last weekend, members voted overwhelmingly to support entering discussions with other parties to form potential electoral alliances

Monday, 7th October, 2019 11:44am

By Vix Lowthion with 25 readers' comments

Letter: Bob Seely should be calling out and rejecting this politics of hate and division

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Vix Lowthion says the Isle of Wight MP, Bob Seely, must call out and overwhelmingly reject the politics of hate, division and stoking up of emotions against each other, "Instead of arrogance and anger, we need humility and hope".

Thursday, 26th September, 2019 11:13am

By Vix Lowthion with 31 readers' comments

Isle of Wight politicians respond to Supreme Court prorogation decision

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As well as asking Isle of Wight MP his views on the Supreme Court ruling today, OnTheWight asked Isle of Wight politicians their views.

Tuesday, 24th September, 2019 6:12pm

By Sally Perry with 16 readers' comments

Here are some of the Prospective Parliamentary Candidates for the Isle of Wight

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If an early election is called, here are some of the people who have been selected as Prospective Parliamentary Candidates for the Isle of Wight.

Thursday, 12th September, 2019 5:52pm

By Sally Perry with one comment

Letter: ‘Only alternative to mendacious prime minister and what remains of his party is Labour’, says IW Secretary

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The Isle of Wight Labour Party Secretary says all shades of opinion need to be represented at the polling station, indicating they would not step down if an election was called.

Thursday, 5th September, 2019 3:32pm

By Robert Jones with 9 readers' comments

Letter: ‘The public want alliances more than tribalism, and are fed up with constant fighting and petty arguments’

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With the prospect of a general election the Green Party Prospective Parliamentary Candidate asks whether we could see real, significant alliances on the Isle of Wight. Vix says thousands hope so, and some are trying to make it happen.

Thursday, 5th September, 2019 8:34am

By Vix Lowthion with 11 readers' comments

National spokesperson for Extinction Rebellion to talk on the Isle of Wight

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You may have heard Dr Rupert Read, academic and a national spokesperson for Extinction Rebellion, on Radio 4, BBC Politics Live, LBC, or Channel 5 news. He'll be speaking on the Island this month.

Tuesday, 3rd September, 2019 11:34am

By Vix Lowthion with one comment

‘Over 200’ Islanders gather for Stop the Coup rally and vow to return

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Those in attendance have pledged to return next week if the Government fails to step down if a vote of No Confidence is passed, or they ignore legislation decided upon by Parliament.

Monday, 2nd September, 2019 8:14am

By Vix Lowthion with 10 readers' comments

Isle of Wight Green Party call for Prime Minister to ‘properly fund NHS service’

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The Isle of Wight Green party say only putting money into Capital projects (buildings and IT) does not protect the quality of existing services on the Island.

Monday, 5th August, 2019 5:13pm

By Sally Perry with 4 readers' comments

Mixed views from Isle of Wight political parties on £48m NHS funding (updated)

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Isle of Wight politicians share their responses to the news that Isle of Wight NHS Trust will receive a £48m cash boost for the acute services redesign.

Monday, 5th August, 2019 11:59am

By Sally Perry with 6 readers' comments

Nobel Laureate for Peace spoke to packed meeting at Ventnor Fringe Festival

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A packed room listened intently as Dr. Rebecca Johnson explained her work with the United Nations, stressing the importance of involving every country in the legal banning of the use of nuclear weapons. Details of upcoming vigil included within.

Wednesday, 31st July, 2019 4:19pm

By Marion Carmichael