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Can You Help Us?

With a General Election looming, we are writing to you to ask for your support.  This election will be hugely important in charting the future direction of our country.  Only a strong Conservative party in Parliament can deliver for our local area.  Our Conservative MP, Kemi Badenoch, faces a tou

Conservatives urge Progress on Stansted Airport Debacle

Following extensive local, regional and national media coverage over the last week, and increasingly
loud calls from the region’s most influential and experienced business organisations to act, the

Cross-Party Climate Change Motion has Conservatism at its Core

Next week at Uttlesford District’s Full Council, a cross-party motion to declare a climate and ecological emergency will see the environment put at the top of the list of priorities for the District. Cllr Chris Criscione, Deputy Leader of the Conservative Group, was proud to co-author the motion:

Boris Johnson Elected Prime Minister

Today, Boris Johnson has been elected as the Leader of the Conservative Party. He brings the energy, vision, and leadership to break the Brexit deadlock; bring the change that people want; and get the UK back on the road to a brighter future. 

Libraries to Remain Open

Plans to close Thaxted and Stansted's village libraries have been shelved, after Essex County Council (ECC) backtracked on proposals which could have seen 25 libraries in the county shut their doors for good.

Civilian Honour for Tina Knight

Former Conservative councillor for Debden & Wimbish, Tina Knight, has been appointed the first Civilian Liaison Officer for Carver Barracks.

The Need for a Local Plan

There is broad consensus that our District needs a Local Plan to deliver much-needed homes and well-thought-out communities across Uttlesford.