The Isle of Wight Council is inviting members of the community to find out if they have what it takes to represent their local community at 2 special ‘Be a councillor’ events, which are taking place at County Hall, Newport at 10:00 and 17:00 on Tuesday 11th October.
Open to all, the events will also be commemorating the birthday of suffragette Emily Wilding Davison and there will be a particular focus on being a woman in a political leadership position.
There will also be the opportunity to find out about the councils services and to find out what life is like as a councillor.
Space for the ‘Be a councillor’ events are limited and must be booked in advance. To find out more and to register your interest, visit the following links:
Morning session: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/be-a-councillor-in-the-isle-of-wight-morning-session-tickets-26918679495
Evening session: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/be-a-councillor-in-the-isle-of-wight-evening-session-tickets-26919061638