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Good news for Ashwell Community Bus

Following the campaign by Arbury Conservatives, Hertfordshire County Council and Conservative councillors have confirmed that they have awarded an emergency contract to ensure that the 202 Ashwell Station Link service continues to run from 19 November 2018 to 29 March 2019.

Ashwell Community Bus Update

Following Arbury Conservatives campaign to save the Ashwell Community Bus, Sir Oliver has issued the following press release.

MP takes up case of Ashwell Community Bus

Love's Labour's Lost

Ex-Labour MP and MEP Lord Balfe was the Guest of Honour at North East Herts Conservatives Annual Patrons' Dinner on Friday night.  The event was held in the hanger of the magnificent Imperial War Museum at Duxford.  A full house listened to a fascinating speech including many comments about the c

Arbury Conservatives campaign to save Ashwell Bus

Please support Arbury Conservatives campaign to save the Ashwell taxi bus.  Listed below are the reasons why it is only fair that it should be retained.  We are lobbying Sir Oliver and the Conservative County Council to try and make sure this vital service for Ashwell commuters is saved.  If you

Conservative Party Conference 2018 Report

Despite pessimistic advance publicity in the media, the Conservative Party Conference in Birmingham produced some excellent results and sent home the delegates in much better heart than when they arrived.  North East Herts Conservatives sent their largest delegation for many years and were treate

Watton-at-Stone By Election

Despite a fantastic effort by Andrew Huggins and his team, we lost Watton-at-Stone yesterday.  Many thanks to all of you who helped.  We are confident that next time round we will win the seat back.  The result was as follows :

Liberal Democrat 531

Labour                   23

Watton-at-Stone By Election

Andrew Huggins and his team have been campaigning in Watton-at-Stone and the attached leaflets have been delivered throughout the village.

Watton-at-Stone By Election

Unfortunately, there is a District Council By-Election in Watton-at-Stone in East Hertfordshire.  This is due to the sad loss of our previous hardworking Councillor, Michael Freeman.

Arbury Branch Lunchtime Drinks with John Flack MEP

John Flack is the latest person to become a Member of the European Parliament for the East of England following the election of Vicky Ford to Parliament.  He was guest of honour at the Arbury drinks event held in the beautiful gardens of East Lodge in Ashwell, thanks to the host David Price.  Mem

Conservatives Supper with Rt Hon Priti Patel MP

Last Friday evening a full house welcomed ex-International Development Minister, Rt Hon Priti Patel MP, to the Broadway Hotel in Letchworth.

People from across the North Herts Constituency came to see one of the Conservative Party's most outspoken parliamentarians.