Conservatives hold Newport West

Richard Hollis, the Conservative candidate, has won the by-election to elect a new Isle of Wight Councillor for the Newport West electoral division.

Bob Seely re-elected as the Island's MP

On Thursday 12th December 2019, Bob Seely was re-elected as the Island’s MP — with an unprecedented result.

Bob received the largest number of votes ever secured on the Isle of Wight, with a 23,737 majority over his nearest rival (Labour) - more than ever before.

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We’re ending low pay in work

We will end low pay by setting a new target for the National Living Wage, applying to everyone over the age of 21.