Following a huge surge in membership locally the Isle of Wight Constituency Labour Party has formally launched a new branch.
Isle of Wight Politics
New Isle of Wight MP, Bob Seely, founds new all-party parliamentary group (APPG) to promote the interests of islands around the UK.
Wednesday, 12th July, 2017 6:58pm
By The Office of Bob Seely with 7 readers' comments
38 Degrees hosted a hustings last night at Bembridge Sailing Club. The event was streamed online and thousands of people tuned in from home. Watch it here to see how the candidates did.
Thursday, 1st June, 2017 12:50pm
By Luke Ilott with 6 readers' comments
Five of the six General Election hopefuls will be debating all things education on Thursday evening in Sandown. All are welcome, but arrive before 7pm if you wish to ask a question.
Wednesday, 31st May, 2017 11:18am
By Dominic Coughlin with 16 readers' comments
Voters are being invited to pose questions to the prospective parliamentary candidates on Facebook on Sunday and take part in a live Q&A on Tuesday evening.
Friday, 26th May, 2017 2:46pm
By Sally Perry with 78 readers' comments
If you didn’t vote at the last election, you could be one of the most powerful people on the Isle of Wight
Those who didn't vote in 2015 election are the largest and most powerful group on the Isle of Wight - If they register, then vote. If that's you, here's how to flex that power - Just do it before midnight!
Monday, 22nd May, 2017 6:17pm
By Simon Perry with 2 readers' comments
Vix Lowthion sets out the Isle of Wight Green Party's plans for their Green Guarantee, including Beacon status for the Island as a centre of renewable energy engineering.
Monday, 22nd May, 2017 6:04pm
By Sally Perry with 46 readers' comments
Frack Free Isle of Wight are calling on every Conservative Party member, supporter, donor, Councillor, MP, prospective MP and voter to demand Theresa May rescind the proposed planning policy for non-fracking wells with immediate effect.
Monday, 22nd May, 2017 10:04am
By Sylvia Knight with 4 readers' comments
The LibDems say that 3,000 Isle of Wight school kids will be hit by the Conservative manifesto pledge to cut currently-free school lunches, stating each child's family would need to find £480/year to pay for their lunches.
Friday, 19th May, 2017 10:37am
By Nicholas Belfitt with 5 readers' comments
The announcement that if Conservatives are voted back into government, pensioners will need to surrender the value of those homes to meet care costs could well have sent shock waves through the retired population of the Isle of Wight today.
Thursday, 18th May, 2017 9:00pm
By Jim Moody with 37 readers' comments
Labour candidate in the 2017 general election, Julian Critchley, says the Labour Manifesto is the most radical produced by either of the main two parties in nearly forty years. Hear more from him at upcoming public events.
Thursday, 18th May, 2017 4:33pm
By Jim Moody with 6 readers' comments
The legalisation of Cannabis, a discounted bus pass for 16-21 year olds, protection of the Triple-locked pension and more funding for the Isle of Wight NHS are just some of the election promises made by the Liberal Democrats today.
Wednesday, 17th May, 2017 7:18am
By Nicholas Belfitt with 16 readers' comments