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Local MP, Dr Phillip Lee, who backed a local company which raised the complaint against Google that has today led to the American internet giant being fined €2.42bn by the European Commission, has described this as a ‘David and Goliath’ story for our times. Dr Lee, the MP for Bracknell, where Foundem, one of the original […]
Today’s Queen’s Speech is about recognising and grasping the opportunities that lie ahead for the United Kingdom as we leave the European Union and building a stronger, fairer country for all of us. The election result was not the one we hoped for, but this Government will respond with humility and resolve to the message […]
June 21st, 2017 | Published in Association
Today David Davis started the first official talks to leave the European Union and secure a Brexit deal that works for all parts of the United Kingdom. We are determined to grasp the opportunities that lie ahead for Britain as we leave the EU- where we are free to control our borders, pass our own […]
June 19th, 2017 | Published in Association
Official figures released this week show that since Conservatives entered government in 2010, 2.9 million more people are in work. Our record in Government is about more than creating well paid jobs. It’s about ensuring that every person can get on in life and provide for themselves and their family.
June 15th, 2017 | Published in Association
Warm congratulations to: Dr Phillip Lee who is re-elected as Bracknell MP with 33,806 votes and Mike Gibson who is elected Bracknell Town Councillor for Hanworth. Thank you to everyone for your hard work.
June 9th, 2017 | Published in Association
Theresa May and Boris Johnson encouraged local Conservatives at a rally earlier this evening, Tuesday 6 June. Theresa May spoke of a strong Brexit and, importantly, about preventing any further acts of terror in Britain. Mrs May said she wants “longer prison sentences for people convicted of terrorist offences” and to “make it easier for […]
Small, innovative, businesses such as this one in Bracknell are exactly the type of enterprise that will be hardest hit by Corbyn’s plans to increase Corporation tax by a third.
Out on the campaign trail, another good day was had, this time in Crowthorne where Dr Phillip Lee enjoyed meeting local residents.
Cllr Tina McKenzie-Boyle was warmly welcomed as the new Mayor of Bracknell Forest at the annual Council meeting on 24 May. Having represented Priestwood and Garth ward since May 2015, Cllr Mrs McKenzie-Boyle now takes over the role of first citizen from outgoing Mayor, Cllr Tony Virgo. Cllr Mrs McKenzie-Boyle said: “I am proud to […]
Cllr Rob Stanton is the new Wokingham Borough Mayor. Traditionally, the Mayor chooses a charity to benefit from fundraising during their year in office. This year Cllr Stanton has chosen to support two charities: the Royal Berkshire Hospital Cancer Care Unit and Dingle Promise. Cllr Stanton said: “It’s an honour to be appointed Mayor of […]