Local News

Dewsbury Candidate meets Boris Johnson

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been praised by Dewsbury parliamentary candidate Mark Eastwood after discussions between the pair. 

Mark met the new Prime Minister in Leeds on Tuesday and talked about a series of issues affecting Dewsbury, including policing and education. 

Dewsbury Residents back Brexit

Despite the poor weather parliamentary candidate Mark Eastwood was out in Dewsbury Town Centre today with a simple survey to judge people's views on Brexit now we have a new leader in Boris Johnson who has reaffirmed the commitment to us leaving the EU by 31st October.

Kirkburton Cllrs continue Cleaning up the Ward

Kirkburton Councillors Richard Smith & John Taylor have continued with their plans to clean up in Kirkburton ward.  "We have been cleaning road signs on A629, the main A road through the ward>" said Cllr Richard Smith, " We intend to continue this until we have cleaned all of the road sign

Councillors clean up in Kirkburton

Kirkburton Councillors Richard Smith & John Taylor got out a bucket, sponge & some ladders and set about cleaning road signs on the busy A629 Penistone Rd in Kirkburton.  Cllr Richard Smith said, "Some of these signs were so dirty they were difficult to see in poor light so we've started

Mirfield Armed Forces Day Celebration

Local Conservative Cllrs including Mirfield Mayor Cllr Martyn Bolt, Deputy Mayor Cllr Vivian Lees-Hamilton and Cllr Sean Guy, Dewsbury County Conservative Association Chairman represented the community at a well attended Celebration along with our Parliamentary Candidate Mark Eastwood at the Old

Mark Eastwood meets with Transport & Maritime Minister

On his recent trip to Parliament with his Campaign Team, Parliamentary Candidate Mark Eastwood met with Transport & Maritime Minister Nusrat Ghani MP to discuss transport issues affecting the region. As a result of the issues raised she has agreed to visit the constituency shortly.

Want to see what happens in Parliament?

Have you ever thought about going to see how Parliament actually works? Dewsbury Conservatives can arrange for you to visit Westminster and have a tour of Parliament.  Have a look at this video from our Prospective Parliamentary Candidate Mark Eastwood.

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.