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Merry Christmas

Folkestone and Hythe Conservatives send their best wishes for a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year.

Delivered: 3 Clear Promises

Our Prime Minister, Theresa May made three clear promises right at the start of the Brexit negotiations. A deal on citizens’ rights. No hard border between Northern Ireland and the Republic. A fair financial settlement.

A Bold New Rail Strategy

Rail passengers deserve a more reliable, more efficient service. We will deliver it by ending the one-size-fits-all approach of franchising and bringing closer together the best of the public and private sector. 

North Downs West ward Fundraising Success

Conservative members and friends gathered at Stelling Minnis Village Hall on 18 November for a fundraising lunch catered by the Gurhka Palace restaurant in Folkestone.

The popular Annual Dinner - a success yet again

Over 100 people attended the Folkestone & Hythe Conservative Association Annual Dinner on Friday 27 October at the Hythe Imperial Hotel. Guest of honour was the Rt. Hon. Chris Grayling MP, Secretary of State for Transport who also spoke and took questions after the meal.

Successful event in Cheriton

Local Conservatives and friends turned out in force for an evening of Nepalese food and culture at the Lemon Leaf restaurant in Cheriton on 23 October. As well as good food, the guests were treated to a display of traditional Nepalese dancing and learned to play a popular Nepalese game.

Living Wage helps 300,000 out of low pay

The number of workers on low pay in the UK has fallen by more than 300,000 following the Conservatives’ introduction of the national living wage, a think tank says.