At a meeting held at The Grand in Folkestone on 21 April, Folkestone and Hythe Conservatives adopted Damian Collins as their Prospective Parliamentary Candidate in the forthcoming General Election. On being asked if he was still a ‘Remainer’, Damian who had campaigned for Remain at the Referendu
District Councillors Jan Holben and David Owen were among those who turned out for the Folkestone Choral Society on 14 April at the Leas Cliff Hall. It is a long established tradition that the Folkestone Choral Society give a concert on Good Friday but this was a special concert as it was the fi
District and County Councillors Jenny Hollingsbee and Susan Carey attended a special service of the Elham Valley branch of the Royal British Legion on Saturday 22 April in Lyminge. The service was of dedication of a new branch standard and the laying up of the old branch standard.
Elections for Kent County Council are taking place on 04 May and nominations to stand closed on 04 April. The Conservatives are the only party to be fielding candidates in each of the 81 seats (see them at www.kentconservatives2017.uk )
Local councillor Susan Carey was at Lyminge on 28 March for the annual race night of 1st Lyminge Scouts. The cars are handmade by the scouts with prizes awarded for design as well as speed. The scout hut is a well used facility in the village and over the years Susan has arranged grants for the
The campaign for the County Council election on 04 May has started and the Conservatives are fielding a strong team of local candidates. Following a review by the Boundary Commission the six seats for our area have new boundaries so that each seat has a more equal share of electors. Our team is
Conservative Party members and supporters gathered at Stelling Minnis on 18 March for a fundraising curry lunch. The event was a sell out and those attending ranged from under ten to over one hundred years of age.
David Owen was joined by supporters to start his campaign for the Hythe West County Council division on 03 March. KCC Leader Paul Carter turned out to help and was delighted by the response to the Conservative campaign. David took the opportunity to raise several local issues with Paul and hope
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