Michael Lilley with Benson at Appley Park April 2024

MICHAEL LILLEY

Parliamentary Candidate

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Isle of Wight East

MICHAEL LILLEY

Michael Lilley with Benson at Appley Park April 2024

Isle of Wight East

Parliamentary Candidate

Liberal Democrat branding white text with yellow bird

MICHAEL LILLEY

Michael Lilley with Benson at Appley Park April 2024

Isle of Wight East

Parliamentary
Candidate

Liberal Democrat branding white text with yellow bird

Michael’s Priorities

Michael’s Priorities

Michael’s Priorities

Economy

– A sustainable local economic strategy realised through more green enterprises, tourism and employment.

Healthcare

– Every islander can access the NHS services they need at the time they need it

– No disadvantage to living on the Island

Environment

– East Wight along with the whole of the island becomes the healthiest place to live and work

– A template for climate change protection in the UK

– Zero tolerance of sewage in the sea

Island Equality

– Island residents have an equal opportunity to their mainland neighbours including:

– Truly affordable housing

– No penalty for living here

– No young person should have to leave the island to have a fair chance in life

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Some of Michael’s Achievements

whilst Isle of Wight and Ryde Councillor

Some of Michael’s Achievements

whilst Isle of Wight and Ryde Councillor

Some of Michael’s
Achievements

whilst
Isle of Wight & Ryde
Councillor

Environment, Climate Change, Green Space, and Green Jobs

– Saving Greenfields

– Preventing Sewage being released on Ryde beaches

– Campaigning for Climate Change and Green Jobs

– Wight Community Energy (Solar Farm)

Heritage

– Saving Appley Tower

– Wight Aviation Museum, Sandown – Founder Member

Young People

– Isle of Wight Youth Trust

– Network Ryde (Ryde’s Youth Service)

Mental Health

– Making Mental Health a Priority issue at IW Council and Ryde Town Council

Fighting Poverty

– Championing Awareness of Child Poverty on the Isle of Wight

Community

– Isle of Wight Community Action

– Dover Park Primary School

Community Development

– Community Development

– Ryde Community Development Trust

– Isle of Wight Community Forum

Festivals and Carnivals

– Supported and helped grow the number of annual carnivals and festivals in Ryde

Recent Posts:

Appley Park Spring Clean
Appley Park Spring Clean

Saturday 27th April 10am - 1pm www.facebook.com/appleypark/ Join Ryde Appley and Elmfield Ward IW Councillor Michael Lilley for an informal spring clean litter pick and park survey. (Litter pickers and bags provided). With summer is on its way and...

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A Fair Deal for Health for Islanders!
A Fair Deal for Health for Islanders!

Every Islander can access the NHS Services they need at the time they need it and there should be no disadvantage to living on the Island This is the first of a series of blogs about what I as an active Isle of Wight Councillor and now the Lib Dem...

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FLOOD ALERT- 9th April 2024
FLOOD ALERT- 9th April 2024

Tuesday 9 April IW Council are aware that the majority of impacts from the high tide have been experienced in Cowes and East Cowes. Council Environment Officers are undertaking visits in these areas to identify affected residents and businesses to...

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Fighting against food poverty!
Fighting against food poverty!

I have raised £670 for three Ryde charities tackling food poverty on Pancake Day this year which are John’s Club, Tidal Family Support, and Ryde/IW Foodbank. I recently presented money raised to the volunteer team at Ryde Foodbank at Grace’s Church...

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East Wight Primary – Statement of Withdrawing!

Isle of Wight Liberal Democrats statement regarding East Wight Primary participation Campaigning up to, and through, elections is governed by acts of parliament that covers both political parties and non-party campaigners such as the East Wight...

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“Crisis” Election – 50 years on!

There will be a UK General Election in 2024, and it is predicted this could be in the Spring or October. 50 years ago, in 1974, I was a pupil at Bembridge School ( see below) and there were two elections in February and October of that year. The...

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Carriageway Reconstruction Works in ALEXANDRA ROAD, RYDE
Carriageway Reconstruction Works in ALEXANDRA ROAD, RYDE

Dear Resident/Occupier Carriageway Reconstruction Works in ALEXANDRA ROAD, RYDE We are writing to let you know about the carriageway improvement works due to take place in your local area shortly, and to provide you with some information and...

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Michael’s 9th Annual Pancake Day Event!
Michael’s 9th Annual Pancake Day Event!

Tuesday 13th February 2024 Champion flipper to defend title at Ryde's Pancake Day fundraiser (onthewight.com) Every year since 2016, I have hosted a Ryde annual Pancake Challenge Event, which has two aims: Raise awareness of poverty on the Isle of...

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Michael’s Election Results Isle of Wight Council 6/5/2021

Votes:

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

Monthly Ward Meetings

First Thursday each month 7pm
St. John’s Church Hall, Ryde

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