Isle of Wight women take Island motion to Women’s Conference

colleen, marzen and maria

Four Isle of Wight women joined 1,000+ others at the first stand-alone Women’s Conference arranged by the Labour Party in 20+ years and an Island Labour motion was chosen to go to the National Conference.

Tuesday, 26th February, 2019 9:57am

By Colleen Brannon with one comment

Call for Isle of Wight council to recognise vital work of Law Centre

outside the iw law centre

Colleen Brannon from Island Labour shares the speech she will make at tonight's full council meeting, in defence of the Law Centre, which provides help to vulnerable Islanders and says it saved the council between £1.5-£1.9m in 2017.

Wednesday, 16th January, 2019 9:49am

By Colleen Brannon

Isle of Wight women determined to play their part

island labour women

Female members of the Isle of Wight Labour Party came together last week and heard impassioned speeches about how Island women can help empower others to represent their communities.

Monday, 10th December, 2018 2:47pm

By Colleen Brannon

Heartfelt plea to stand with others against Isle of Wight budget cuts

Collection of No Cuts banners

Colleen is asking Islanders to stand together on Saturday to protest against the proposed £5.5m of cuts to be made by the Isle of Wight council. She explains why she believes it's important for Islanders to come together over these plans.

Wednesday, 7th November, 2018 9:55am

By Colleen Brannon

Show your support for SEN parents and pupils on the Isle of Wight

save our schools - logo

Save our Isle of Wight Schools campaign will be marching for SEN children and their families on Wednesday 30th. Meet at 2pm in St Thomas's Square, Newport.

Tuesday, 29th May, 2018 4:34pm

By Colleen Brannon with 3 readers' comments

Event for those concerned about future of NHS services on the Isle of Wight?

save the nhs

Regardless of the political affiliation, all are welcome to attend next week's screening of the documentary, Sell-Off: The Abolition of Your NHS, made by NHS professionals who have many decades of experience.

Saturday, 17th February, 2018 10:44am

By Colleen Brannon