Local News

Government Minister visits local Businesses

Following an invitation from Parliamentary Candidate, Mark Eastwood, Rail Minister and MP for Harrogate, Andrew Jones, recently visited Mirfield to talk to local business owners in the town and to make the official opening of the Orange Design architectural practice, located in the town centre.

Rail Minister in Town

Accompanied by parliamentary candidate Mark Eastwood, and Mayor of Mirfield, Martyn Bolt, Rail Minister Andrew Jones MP made a recent visit to Mirfield train station where he announced exciting plans for a new station for the town.

Dewsbury Conservatives Clean Up

On Saturday 19th January Dewsbury Conservatives were out in force in Eastborough, supporting local residents in a litter pick and clean up.

Out on the doorstep in Lower Cumberworth

On Saturday 12th January 2019 Mark Eastwood, the parliamentary candidate for the constituency was out on the doorstep, talking to local residents in Lower Cumberworth with hard working local Councillor, Cllr Michael Watson and the team.  There was a number of diferent issues raised including conc

Mark Eastwood attended Christmas Lunch in Dewsbury

In December Mark Eastwood attended a Christmas lunch with local residents in Ravensthorpe with Hopton United Reform Church. He had an opportunity to talk informally to people about the issues that most affected them locally and crime seemed to be one of the crucial issues.

Mark Eastwood meets Transport Secretary to discuss local concerns

Conservative PPC Mark Eastwood, along with Mirfield’s Councillor Martyn Bolt and Colne Valley’s Councillor, Donna Bellamy, recently met with Transport Secretary, Chris Grayling, and Rail Minister, Andrew Jones, to discuss timetable issues, new stations and route upgrades.  He also took the opport

Mark Eastwood helps with Charity Appeal

Following an invitation from Akhtar Kasia, the Vice Chairman of local charity ‘Downs and Special Friends’, Conservative PPC Mark Eastwood attended a fundraising session at the Dewsbury ASDA to help raise much needed funds in aid of children with disabilities and to discuss in more detail the grea