Great time at Pride (minus the abuse from Labour!)

Huge thanks to everyone who came to visit our stall in Weston-Super-Mare Pride last week. Pride is an event that’s important to our local Conservative Party membership, because we believe the LGBT community is under-represented – not just in Councils or Parliament, but across society as a whole as well. There’s lots more detail about our work…

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£1.3bn More To Schools

The Education Secretary, Justine Greening, has announced an extra £1.3 billion boost to core schools funding. This will increase the money spent on every pupil across the country. Along with plans for a new national funding formula, something John Penrose has fought for for many years, the Conservatives are putting…

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General Election Called!

Today, 18th April 2017, Theresa May has called a General Election. Theresa May: I have just chaired a meeting of Cabinet where we agreed that the Government should call a general election to be held on the 8th June. I want to explain the reasons for that decision, what will…

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Weston Conservative’s AGM 2017

Our AGM on 31st March this year, was a very well-attended event. All our Officers gave informative reports, as well as Elfan Ap Rees who up-dated us on North Somerset Council. In the Financial Report, Charles Walker stated that our membership numbers had risen, and hoped they would continue to do so, and…

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Spring Dinner with Jacob Rees Mogg

We were looking forward to an exciting evening in February when we had a Dinner planned at the Grand Atlantic Hotel with Jacob Rees-Mogg MP as our Guest Speaker. We were not disappointed. Firstly, the venue lived up to expectations, the service was excellent, and the food was lovely. (And – parking is free!) Secondly, Jacob…

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