Justice minister ‘keen to help’ Isle of Wight council get hold of Camp Hill site, says MP

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The former prison site has been unused since 2013 and the council has identified it as part of its regeneration plans with a broad idea to use it as a site for housing, community, commercial and social uses.

Tuesday, 11th December, 2018 2:26pm

By The Office of Bob Seely with 7 readers' comments

Parliament ‘in contempt of British people’ if Brexit not delivered says MP

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The Isle of Wight MP spoke in Parliament yesterday on the issue of Brexit, stating that if it is not delivered they will be in "contempt of the British people".

Wednesday, 5th December, 2018 12:32pm

By The Office of Bob Seely with 17 readers' comments

MP welcomes news million more disabled people in work

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Isle of Wight Conservative MP, Bob Seely, has welcomed figures showing that nearly a million disabled people have found work since 2013.

Thursday, 15th November, 2018 10:10am

By The Office of Bob Seely with 5 readers' comments

Ferry companies claim reliable services in reply to MP’s questions

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The MP says he's pleased the operators are taking responsibility for incidents seriously and that they understand passengers’ frustrations and anger over what's happened over last few months.

Tuesday, 13th November, 2018 12:09pm

By The Office of Bob Seely with 5 readers' comments

Chancellor’s budget strikes the right balance, says MP

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The Isle of Wight Conservative MP believes the budget strikes the right balance "between rewarding those in work, helping those on universal credit receive more money and support and encouraging independent shops, pubs and restaurants with business rate relief".

Tuesday, 30th October, 2018 7:34am

By The Office of Bob Seely with 7 readers' comments

MP calls for Government investment commitment for Island Line

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Isle of Wight MP, Bob Seely, has asked the Transport Secretary to provide reassurance the Government remains committed to supporting long-overdue improvements on Island Line.

Friday, 14th September, 2018 2:54pm

By The Office of Bob Seely

MP Bob Seely asks Government if they’d Nationalise an Isle of Wight Ferry company

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Isle of Wight Conservative MP, Bob Seely, has sent seven questions to the Transport Minister about Isle of Wight ferries, including if they'd support renationalising one of the services.

Friday, 24th August, 2018 12:43pm

By The Office of Bob Seely with 17 readers' comments

Ferry passengers with disabilities urged to take MCA survey

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If you have disabilities and travel on any of the ferry services, the Island MP is urging you to complete an MCA survey on accessibility.

Tuesday, 7th August, 2018 1:05pm

By The Office of Bob Seely

Isle of Wight MP welcomes lift on restrictions for medicinal cannabis

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Bob said he'd been contacted by Isle of Wight constituents who wanted access medicinal cannabis treatment and is pleased they'll now be able to discuss a prescription with their doctors within weeks.

Wednesday, 1st August, 2018 2:30pm

By The Office of Bob Seely with 2 readers' comments

A thriving farming economy post-brexit is critical to our future says Isle of Wight MP

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Seely has agreed to write to the Farming Minister in support of an Isle of Wight farming agenda, adding that farming is critical to our future.

Tuesday, 31st July, 2018 9:42am

By The Office of Bob Seely with 4 readers' comments

Isle of Wight MP raises cost of cross-Solent patient transport in Parliament

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Bob Seely secured a debate on patient transport in Parliament yesterday and asked health minister, Stephen Barclay, to amend the 2003 regulations to extend the existing Isles of Scilly scheme - which sees maximum cost of travel at £5 - to the Island.

Thursday, 28th June, 2018 4:42pm

By The Office of Bob Seely with 9 readers' comments

Proposed ‘blue belt’ sites around the Isle of Wight revealed in public consultation (maps)

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A public consultation has opened for two coastal areas off the Isle of Wight to become Marine Conservation Zones. It's proposed the areas become part of 41 ‘blue belt’ sites.

Friday, 8th June, 2018 4:48pm

By The Office of Bob Seely