Isle of Wight MP sets out his wishes for an Island Deal, including three per cent extra funding for council services

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Bob Seely's letter to the Prime Minister details where and how he believes extra funding for the Isle of Wight should be targeted

Tuesday, 29th October, 2019 2:37pm

By The Office of Bob Seely with 8 readers' comments

Isle of Wight teenage girls encouraged to take part in cyber security competition

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‘CyberFirst Girls’ provides a fun but challenging environment to inspire the next generation of young women to consider a career in cyber security

Friday, 25th October, 2019 9:22am

By The Office of Bob Seely

Ferry companies respond to Isle of Wight MP’s concerns about reliability over winter

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Read responses from the three Isle of Wight cross-Solent travel companies about winter preparations

Monday, 21st October, 2019 2:17pm

By The Office of Bob Seely with 4 readers' comments

Isle of Wight MP secures meeting with Justice Minister to discuss Camp Hill housing plans

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The MP said Camp Hill site is important because it can be used to provide "good quality one and two-bed housing for Islanders young and old - without the need to rip up our green landscape"

Thursday, 10th October, 2019 12:12pm

By The Office of Bob Seely with 5 readers' comments

Support independent Isle of Wight bookshops, says MP

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Bob Seely says small independent bookshops provide a social hub, as well as contributing to the fabric of our town centres

Tuesday, 8th October, 2019 1:12pm

By The Office of Bob Seely with 5 readers' comments

Don’t miss out on grants available through the UK National Lottery Community Fund

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The MP encourages anyone with a new or existing group to exploit the opportunities for funding. It's a year-round fund and open to everyone.

Thursday, 3rd October, 2019 10:39am

By The Office of Bob Seely

MP calls for £5 cap on ferry fares for residents travelling to mainland for NHS treatment, in Westminster Hall debate

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'We are committed to providing that high-quality care that you seek to meet the needs of your people across the Island,' says Parliamentary Under-Secretary in debate

Tuesday, 1st October, 2019 3:18pm

By The Office of Bob Seely with 12 readers' comments

Fixed link, Undercliff Drive and improved cycle, rail and ferry services raised with Transport Minister

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At the recent announcement of new trains for Island Line, Isle of Wight MP Bob Seely raised several issues with the Transport Minister, including Undercliff Drive, cross-Solent ferries, a fixed link and an improved rail and cycle network.

Monday, 30th September, 2019 2:19pm

By The Office of Bob Seely with 8 readers' comments

House building negatively impacting Solent’s protected habitats, says Isle of Wight MP

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The MP says that house building is contributing to the dense mats of green algae negatively impacting on the Solent’s protected habitats and bird species.

Tuesday, 10th September, 2019 5:54pm

By The Office of Bob Seely with one comment

MP raises concerns about impact of clean air zone on IW haulage and visiting coach companies

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The Isle of Wight MP raised concerns about the impact on smaller haulage firms and coach companies visiting the Island when the clean air zone is introduced.

Monday, 9th September, 2019 4:19pm

By The Office of Bob Seely with 16 readers' comments

Wildflowers on Island verges need protection, says Isle of Wight MP

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The Isle of Wight MP said, “It’s really important that we protect our beautiful wildflowers on the Island. Not only do they enhance the beauty of our Island, but they also provide a vital habitat for wildlife.”

Monday, 9th September, 2019 1:20pm

By The Office of Bob Seely with 5 readers' comments

Isle of Wight MP thanked by Chancellor for championing the Police

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The Chancellor thanked Bob Seely MP for championing the police and police resourcing.

Friday, 6th September, 2019 3:53pm

By The Office of Bob Seely with 4 readers' comments