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Damian Collins MP and all Conservative Councillors extend a warm welcome to visitors to the Folkestone & Hythe Conservative website - covering: Folkestone, Hythe, New Romney, Romney Marsh, Lydd, Dymchurch, Lyminge, Elham and Saxon Shore.

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Home Secretary, Amber Rudd, was the guest of honour at the annual dinner of the Folkestone & Hythe Conservative Association’s Annual dinner held at the Hythe Imperial on Friday 18th November.  Former Home Secretary, Lord Howard of Lympne introduced Amber Rudd who gave an impressive speech covering many important issues such as public inquiries, immigration and  people trafficking as well as amusing everyone with tales of her time as an MP and minister.  Over 100 local Conservatives supported the event including many new members.

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Labour's leadership election: whoever wins, the country loses

By Patrick McLoughlin, Conservative Party Chairman The spectacle of Jeremy Corbyn and Owen Smith traipsing round the country engaged in a bidding war for the Labour leadership has been profoundly depressing for all of us who care about the future of our country.

Building an economy that works for everyone

Today’s employment statistics show that with 31.77 million people in work, employment remains at a record high of 74.5%, while unemployment stands at 4.9%. This is the lowest for over a decade.Over the last six years Conservatives have created more than 2.5 million jobs.

Britain, the great meritocracy

 A message from the Prime Minister:When I stood in Downing Street as Prime Minister for the first time, I set out my mission to build a country that works for everyone.

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