Train travel savings for Veterans with new Railcard

Armed Forces veterans will qualify for a new Railcard giving a third off the cost of train travel under a majority Conservative government, Transport Secretary Grant Shapps announced today.

We’re ready for a General Election

We’re holding a general election on 12 December – so we can elect a new Parliament, get Brexit done and let the country move on.

See where we're hiring police officers in your area

The Home Office has today confirmed the officer recruitment targets for every police force in England and Wales for the first year of the unprecedented drive to increase their ranks by 20,000 over the next three years.

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.

Helen Whately steps up campaign for new medical school

Helen Whately has stepped up her campaign for a new medical school for Kent.

The Government has committed to training 1,500 more doctors a year in England, and Helen has taken this opportunity to make the case for a new medical school in Kent.

Helen Whately launches election campaign

Local people came out in force to show their support for Helen Whately, Conservative candidate, at an event in Faversham to mark the launch of her campaign.

Since she was elected in 2015, Helen has gained a reputation for working hard and being a strong voice for her constituents.