Island workers deserve our thanks

30th March 2020 Island Labour’s 2019 Parliamentary candidate, Richard Quigley, today thanked Island workers for their continued efforts during the coronavirus crisis. Mr Quigley said: “I think it is right that we all applauded our hard working NHS staff on...
Quigley: “Where is the “Island Deal””?

Quigley: “Where is the “Island Deal””?

12th March 2020 Island Labour notes that, after condemning Labour’s plans to inject money into the economy during the election, the Conservative government have chosen to publish a budget promising even larger sums. We welcome the Conservatives’ adoption...

Contingency for the coronavirus

11th March 2020 Island Labour today asked the Isle of Wight council to publish its contingency plans for vulnerable Islanders, in the event of the developing attempts to combat the spread of the  coronavirus. With a large elderly population, the Island will need...

Tory Cuts Are Not Inevitable

27th February 2020 The Conservative council has now confirmed that Islanders will see their council tax bills rise by 4% next year (£50 extra for a Band C household). In addition, the Conservative council plans further cuts of at least £4.5 million in the next...