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Mak wins MP of the year award

Last night our MP Alan Mak was awarded the prestigious New Conservative MP of the Year award in Speakers House at Palace of Westminster. 

The event was organised by the Patchwork foundation and the awards were presented by the Speaker of the House of Commons, John Bercow MP. 

New Plaque dedicated to the Late Councillor Colin Mackey

Mayor of Havant Cllr Elaine Shimbart led tributes at the unveiling of a new plaque dedicated to much loved and respected Cllr Colin Mackey. The plaque is located on the Emsworth wall opposite Emsworth train station. 

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.

David Gauke Conference Speech

“In 2010, our economy faced a crisis. 
 
We were borrowing more than at any time in our peace time history.
Unemployment had risen by nearly 850,000 in the previous two years, we had just under 4 million workless households. 
 

Ruth Davidson: ‘Unite and fight’

Thank-you conference.
 
It’s great to be here in Manchester. Or as I call it, the Southern powerhouse.
 
I want to talk to you about the general election. In fact, I want to talk to you about two of them.
 
The first one - two years ago.