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Our education policy is improving the nation’s skills

When Boris Johnson entered Number 10, one of his first acts was to get more money to our education system. That’s why we’re investing £14 billion in schools, including £5,000 for every secondary school pupil by next year and £4,000 for every primary school pupil by 2021-22.

What Boris Johnson’s proposed Brexit deal means

As Boris Johnson has rightly said, we are coming out of the EU on October 31, come what may. MPs promised to respect the result of the referendum. More people voted to leave than have ever voted for any political party in any general election. Parliament has voted to trigger Article 50.

We’re ending low pay in work

People’s hard work and talents should be rewarded fairly. That has long been a key principle of Conservative government.We have made huge strides in the last few.

Promotion for Graham Stuart

The government announced yesterday that our MP, Graham Stuart, has been promoted from the Whipps Office to become Minister for Investment at the Department for International Trade. Congratulations to Graham on his promotion. 

Dramatic Fall in People Out of Work

On Wednesday 18th October the Office for National Statistics (ONS) published new figures highlighting how the Conservative government is getting more people into work, with unemployment at its lowest level in over four decades. 

Adoption of Conservative General Election Candidate

In accordance with the rules of the Conservative Party the Executive Council of the Beverley & Holderness Conservative Association met on April 20th to vote for a candidate in the forthcoming General Election on June 8th. Mr Graham Stuart was elected unanimously.

Visit to Downing Street

Sixteen members of the Beverley & Holderness Association Executive Council visited No 10 Downing Street on Monday 21st November to attend a reception for Yorkshire Conservatives.

St Mary’s Ward By-election for East Riding of Yorkshire Council

A General Meeting of the Association’s Beverley & Rural Branch was held on Tuesday 20th September to select a candidate for the East Riding of Yorkshire Council by-election in St Mary’s Ward. The by-election had been caused by the very sad and untimely death of Councillor Irene Charis.