Campaign to help educate children in the developing world

Isle of Wight MP, Bob Seely, recently met pupils at Christ the King College to discuss their campaign to help educate children in the developing world.

Tuesday, 10th October, 2017 10:36am

By The Office of Bob Seely with one comment

Isle of Wight A-level students urged to enter political video competition

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Isle of Wight A-Level students are being urged to take part in a video competition - the subject being “Fake News: Is this the end of facts?”.

Tuesday, 26th September, 2017 12:14pm

By The Office of Bob Seely with one comment

Isle of Wight MP secures consent for sale of former school buildings

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Isle of Wight MP, Bob Seely, says he has managed to secure consent from the relevant Government department for the sale of former school buildings to Sovereign Housing.

Monday, 25th September, 2017 10:11am

By The Office of Bob Seely with 2 readers' comments

MP urges Isle of Wight businesses to apply for rural development grants

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Isle of Wight MP, Bob Seely, says that “for an Island like ours, with large tourism and agricultural sectors, this funding could make a big difference". OnTheWight has details about how to apply.

Thursday, 31st August, 2017 4:50pm

By The Office of Bob Seely with one comment

Isle of Wight MP chairs new Parliamentary Group on UK Islands

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Isle of Wight MP, Bob Seely, sets out the parameters for a Parliamentary research project into the challenges UK Islands face.

Wednesday, 30th August, 2017 9:10am

By The Office of Bob Seely with 4 readers' comments

Island Line could see a half-hourly service says MP

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Plans include securing more modern rolling stock, a half-hourly service, station improvements and better promotion of the route.

Thursday, 24th August, 2017 2:21pm

By The Office of Bob Seely with one comment

Young people encouraged to ‘Make Your Mark’

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The ‘Make Your Mark’ initiative gives anyone aged 11-18 the chance to decide what MYPs should discuss during their sitting in the Commons.

Thursday, 17th August, 2017 8:29am

By The Office of Bob Seely with 2 readers' comments

Grants available to conserve Isle of Wight First World War heritage

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Bob Seely says there's a wealth of local stories waiting to be explored about life following the war. Find out more about an HLF grant to conserve local First World War heritage.

Tuesday, 8th August, 2017 3:41pm

By The Office of Bob Seely with 4 readers' comments

MP against large scale housebuilding on the Isle of Wight

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Isle of Wight MP, Bob Seely, says he will campaign against large-scale house building to stop the Island from becoming a suburb of Portsmouth or Southampton.

Tuesday, 25th July, 2017 11:37am

By The Office of Bob Seely with 15 readers' comments

Call for former school land to be made available for affordable Island housing

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Isle of Wight MP, Bob Seely, has met with the education minister to help ensure former school land is made available for affordable Island housing.

Wednesday, 19th July, 2017 1:00pm

By The Office of Bob Seely

Bob Seely MP puts forward case for lower VAT on the Isle of Wight (Video)

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Isle of Wight MP, Bob Seely, has asked government to use the Isle of Wight as site for a VAT reduction study.

Wednesday, 19th July, 2017 12:16pm

By The Office of Bob Seely with 9 readers' comments

Call from MP for Minister to support secondary education in Sandown Bay

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Isle of Wight MP, Bob Seely, has written to Education minister, Nick Gibb, asking him to “unequivocally support” continued secondary education in the Sandown bay area.

Tuesday, 18th July, 2017 1:04pm

By The Office of Bob Seely with 2 readers' comments