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.

Isle of Wight Green Party launch survey on impact of Coronavirus

woman using a laptop computer

The Green Party say that through the results of this survey they'll understand the positive and negative impacts of the lockdown on jobs, health and family life

Wednesday, 8th April, 2020 2:45pm

By Vix Lowthion with one comment

‘Urgent action needed to protect workers’ from Coronavirus, says IW Green Party

factory worker

Vix Lowthion says it's unreasonable for employees to choose between a job or the health of their family

Friday, 27th March, 2020 5:41pm

By Sally Perry with 9 readers' comments

Where is the £6.4m deal promised by Boris Johnson, ask Isle of Wight councillors

Boris Johnson

Throughout last night's budget meeting, opposition councillors asked where the Island Deal that Boris Johnson had promised was

Thursday, 27th February, 2020 12:02pm

By Louise Hill, Local Democracy Reporter with 8 readers' comments

CLA Isle of Wight debate asks, ‘Can we farm profitably in harmony with nature?’

field of vegetables with sun flare

With proposed Agriculture and Environment Bills currently delayed, what should farmers be doing to plan for the future? This and similar questions will be covered in the debate

Monday, 6th January, 2020 10:38am

By Michael Sims

Isle of Wight Green Party reflect on General Election vote

vix lowthion at general election count

After IW Green Party's vote count dropped by 1,577 votes, they share post-election words about First Past the Post, the Climate debate and the fact they received five times as votes in 2019 than the 3% level of support found across the UK

Monday, 16th December, 2019 10:35am

By Vix Lowthion with 10 readers' comments

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 30 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