Working on behalf of the Community

Michael Believes in:

“Working for you in a changing world

to make Ryde Appley and Elmfield a better place to live”

Michael’s Priorities:

Save Westridge Farm, Green Space and Climate Change

–  Saving this historic and sustainable farm and the green space it encompasses is essential for a climate change strategy. Improve and increase green space available to residents and visitors.


–  Campaigning for real Social and Affordable Housing through small housing projects on brownfield sites in Ryde.

Celebrate Ryde’s assets and rebuild the Town post Covid19

–  Revitalise our Town’s economy, support our businesses, create jobs and celebrate our heritage.

Support our Young People, Care for our Elders and Create an Accessible Environment for All

–  Have inter-generational and access polices that create inclusivity and sustainability.

Mental Well-Being of all residents and community

–  Make sure all Ryde residents and families, post Covid19 get the support at local level as a priority.

Michael successfully re-elected
Isle of Wight Councillor and Ryde Town Councillor

Ryde Appley and Elmfield 6th May 2021 Election Results:

Isle of Wight Councillor


832  –  Michael Lilley
121  –  Conservative candidate
109  –  Green Party candidate

Ryde Town Councillor


911  –  Michael Lilley (Our Ryde)
550  –  Jenna Sabine (Our Ryde)
517  –  Lisa Carter (Our Ryde)
164  –  Green Party candidate

Recent Posts:

Mayor’s Annual Report
Mayor’s Annual Report

60911189121ce.pdf ( Beacon Magazine Pages 26-27 2020-21 Mayors-Annual-Report-2019-20.pdf 2019-20 On Monday 17th May 2021, I would have completed two years as Mayor of Ryde which I am very proud. The last year I have been a Covid19 Mayor...

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Our Ryde, Our Town, Our Place
Our Ryde, Our Town, Our Place

My monthly article submitted for June 2021 edition of Island Magazine (Ryde edition) I am overjoyed to be re-elected as an Isle of Wight and Ryde Town Councillor for Ryde Appley and Elmfield with 832 and 911 votes. I wish to...

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