Island should take advantage of active travel policy

19th May 2020 The government recently announced a fund of £250m was available to councils to boost efforts to promote healthy transport. Island Labour’s 2019 candidate, Richard Quigley, said: “We welcome the govt initiative to promote active travel to aid...

Richard Quigley: Letter to Bob Seely MP

4th May 2020 Please see below the letter sent to Bob Seely by Labour’s Richard Quigley, with regard to the NHS contact tracing app. ________________________ Dear Bob I welcomed our discussion earlier today. We at the Labour Party are very conscious that the...

Tory plan risks Islanders’ lives

22nd April 2020 Tory council leader Dave Stewart, and MP, Bob Seely, have been cited in The Telegraph as offering the Isle of Wight as a test bed for ending the lockdown. The article said that the Isle of Wight’s Conservative councillors were “asking the...

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...