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Youth unemployment has halved since 2010

Youth unemployment has halved since 2010; real wages for workers have grown for the seventh consecutive month; overall unemployment is at its lowest since 1975.

We're freezing fuel duty for the ninth year in a row

We're freezing fuel duty for the ninth year in a row, cutting tax and making the UK a country of opportunity for all. So that no matter where you come from or what your circumstances, if you work hard and play by the rules, you will be fairly rewarded.

More high-quality apprenticeships

We want to help businesses train the workers of the future as well as giving older workers the skills they need in a changing economy. We’re doubling funding for apprenticeships to £2.45 billion by 2019-20.

Kirburton Annual Dinner a Great Success

Firday 28th September 2018 saw the Annual Dinner of  Kirkbuton Conservatives at Woodsome Hall where a packed room enjoyed an excellent 3 course meal followed by an entertaining speech by Jason McCartney who spoke passionately about the current political situationa nd the challenges for our party

Skelmanthorpe Action Day

Dewsbury Conservatives had a great response on the doorstep in Skemanthorpe on 29th September 2018 when they were delivering leaflets introducing Cllr Paula Kemp, our candidate for the Denby Dale by election on Thursday 1st Novermber 2018.