We are determined to build a stronger, fairer Britain where people who work hard are able to get on in life. That means breaking down barriers to progress that stand in people’s way. Our broken housing market is one of the greatest barriers in Britain today. It doesn’t matter if you buy or rent, housing is increasingly unaffordable for people […]
Speaking in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the Prime Minister highlighted the importance of the Special Relationship between the Unikted Kingdom and United States: “So as we rediscover our confidence together – as you renew your nation just as we renew ours – we have the opportunity – indeed the responsibility – to renew the Special Relationship for this new age. We have […]
Our Modern Industrial Strategy is part of delivering our plan for Britain. This strategy will back Britain for the long term, so businesses can grow and create more high skilled, high paid jobs. That will help build a more equal country, where prosperity is shared and where there is genuine opportunity for all. We will promote Britain’s […]
New figures show that unemployment is down by more than 900,000 since 2010 – and at the lowest rate for more than a decade. And since the Conservatives entered government six years ago, employment is up by over 2.7 million. That’s well over 1,000 jobs created on average every single day. These figures show that the employment rate for women […]
In a major speech on the United Kingdom’s decision to leave the European Union, the Prime Minister has called for a truly Global Britain – an independent, self-governing nation working with our European allies and trading with the rest of the world. A little over six months ago the British people voted for change – to shape a brighter […]
A group of the Conservative Policy Forum has been formed by HSHCA under the Chairmanship of Derrick Murphy. The new National Director, Hannah David, and CPF Manager, John Hayward are determined that Members will be able to influence the direction of the Conservative Party and our country. This is where you can play a huge part. There will be approximately nine discussion […]
The Hereford Conservatives Business Forum hosted a highly successful business breakfast with Mary Thompson, President and Managing Director of Cargill Meats Europe, at the Harewood End Inn on Friday the 11th November. The event was well attended and enjoyed by all. To find out more about the Business Forum please contact us.
The Llangaron Branch held a quiz night in the Garron Centre. The evening was well-attended and enjoyed by all. Congratulations go to the winning ‘School House’ team consisting of Suzanne and Nigel Hill, Amanda Smith and George Barrett. For information about all our upcoming events keep an eye on the events page.
Members of the Association met last week to discuss proposed changes to boundaries for Hereford & South Herefordshire and the surrounding constituencies. The changes form part of the Boundary Review 2018 which aims to equalise the size of all constituencies bar the Isle of Wight to make the system fairer. The Hereford & South Herefordshire seat remains largely unchanged, gaining […]
Congratulations to Anthea McIntyre MEP on being appointed Vice Chairman of the Conservative Party with responsibility for Training. This appointment is a new initiative by Party Chairman, Patrick McLoughlin. Like Patrick himself, Anthea is an experienced political campaigner who cut her political teeth as a member of the Young Conservatives, and is a long-time local activist.