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Chorley Elections 2018 - Conservatives in every ward

Chorley Conservatives are fielding candidates in every ward across the constituency for this years Chorley Council elections being held on Thursday May 3rd.

Adlington and Anderton

Paul LOWE

Astley and Buckshaw

Aidy RIGGOTT

Brindle and Hoghton

Respect Pledge for local elections

Today (3 March 2018) the Conservative Party Chairman Brandon Lewis unveiled the Party’s Respect Pledge. The pledge will apply to all Conservative candidates standing in the local elections this year, ensuring they behave responsibly throughout the election.

Councillors reject homes plan for Camelot site

Plans to build homes on the former Camelot site in Charnock Richard have been thrown out by Chorley councillors.

Local Conservative borough councillor Paul Leadbetter urged the development control committee to reject the proposals. 

Increased pay for NHS workers

Using the funds that the Chancellor allocated at the Budget, we've set out proposals that will see wage rises of between 6.5 per cent and 29 per cent for over 1.1 million NHS workers in England

WATCH: Labour telling fibs on free school meals

Today, Parliament will vote on measures to introduce a new eligibility criteria for free school meals and the early years pupil premium, which will mean around 50,000 more children will benefit from a free school meal by 2022.

Lancashire schools are top of the class

According to recent government figures, 91% of schools in Lancashire are rated as good or outstanding.

This means that Lancashire schools are in the top third in the country.

Bid to stop fast food plan for Buckshaw Village

Campaigner Aidy Riggott, who's standing for election in this May's local election, spoke at tonights Chorley Council development control committee with a view to stop the application.

Respect Pledge for local elections

Today (3 March 2018) the Conservative Party Chairman Brandon Lewis unveiled the Party’s Respect Pledge. The pledge will apply to all Conservative candidates standing in the local elections this year, ensuring they behave responsibly throughout the election.