The following articles have been written by Vix Lowthion.

Meet Green Party MEP as she visits the Isle of Wight on Green New Deal Tour

Green Bus

Green Party MEP Alex Phillips says the South East could benefit most from a Green New Deal, with new job markets revitalising coastal communities while reducing inequality and increasing training opportunities

Tuesday, 22nd October, 2019 11:51am

By Vix Lowthion

Potential electoral alliances could be formed, following Green Party Conference vote

Vix Lowthion meets Andrew Bentley of Isle of Man Green Party

At the Green party Conference last weekend, members voted overwhelmingly to support entering discussions with other parties to form potential electoral alliances

Monday, 7th October, 2019 11:44am

By Vix Lowthion with 25 readers' comments

Letter: Bob Seely should be calling out and rejecting this politics of hate and division

vix lowthion and bob seely

Vix Lowthion says the Isle of Wight MP, Bob Seely, must call out and overwhelmingly reject the politics of hate, division and stoking up of emotions against each other, "Instead of arrogance and anger, we need humility and hope".

Thursday, 26th September, 2019 11:13am

By Vix Lowthion with 31 readers' comments

Letter: ‘The public want alliances more than tribalism, and are fed up with constant fighting and petty arguments’

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With the prospect of a general election the Green Party Prospective Parliamentary Candidate asks whether we could see real, significant alliances on the Isle of Wight. Vix says thousands hope so, and some are trying to make it happen.

Thursday, 5th September, 2019 8:34am

By Vix Lowthion with 11 readers' comments

National spokesperson for Extinction Rebellion to talk on the Isle of Wight

Rupert Read standing in the woods

You may have heard Dr Rupert Read, academic and a national spokesperson for Extinction Rebellion, on Radio 4, BBC Politics Live, LBC, or Channel 5 news. He'll be speaking on the Island this month.

Tuesday, 3rd September, 2019 11:34am

By Vix Lowthion with one comment

‘Over 200’ Islanders gather for Stop the Coup rally and vow to return

Placardshowing deleted tweet by Savid Javid

Those in attendance have pledged to return next week if the Government fails to step down if a vote of No Confidence is passed, or they ignore legislation decided upon by Parliament.

Monday, 2nd September, 2019 8:14am

By Vix Lowthion with 10 readers' comments

Isle of Wight council called on to declare a Climate Emergency this week

climate emergency banner by chris jones of chemical garden

Will the IWC Conservative administration switch their previous refusal to acceptance now UK Government has declared a climate emergency?

Tuesday, 23rd July, 2019 11:41am

By Vix Lowthion with 6 readers' comments

Islanders invited to take part in ‘Demand Democracy Day’

faces from last year's event

The street stall in the centre of Ryde will be part of the largest mobilisation for proportional representation in recent history, and part of the ‘Make Votes Matter’ movement for change.

Monday, 1st July, 2019 11:24am

By Vix Lowthion with 2 readers' comments

Isle of Wight teacher and parliamentary candidate joins others fighting school budget cuts

vix lowthion outside westminster

In her role as national Green Party Education Spokesperson, Vix Lowthion took to the stage at the ‘Together For Education’ event as part of the rallying call to action across the country.

Monday, 24th June, 2019 9:16am

By Vix Lowthion

Fight to retain schools in West Wight continues at public meeting tonight

save our school banner - all saints freshwater

Vix Lowthion sets out the background of the West Wight schools consultation.

Thursday, 6th June, 2019 8:39am

By Vix Lowthion

Isle of Wight Green candidates hoping to fill parish council seats

iw green party members canvassing with jenny hicks

Residents in Lake South can vote on Thursday 6th June, and in Newport West on Thursday 13th June. You do not need a Polling Card to vote.

Tuesday, 4th June, 2019 1:15pm

By Vix Lowthion with one comment

Green Party ‘Stop Brexit’ bus on the Isle of Wight today

Green Bus

According to the Green MEP candidate, the Stop Brexit bus has had a great reception across the region in Oxford, Worthing, Hastings and Portsmouth. It's on the Island today (Monday).

Monday, 20th May, 2019 8:14am

By Vix Lowthion with 7 readers' comments