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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.

Tapas with Tracey

On a damp and drizzly Friday evening, we bought some Spanish cheer to Marden by holding a 'Tapas with Tracey' evening, with our very special guest speaker Tracey Crouch.

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.

Welcoming Tom Tugendhat to beautiful Yalding

On a beautiful summer evening, we were delighted to welcome Tom Tugendhat, MP for Tonbridge and Malling to Maidstone and the Weald for an evening of debate by the riverside. It was a fantastic evening, discussing Conservative values, policy and ideas around social mobility.

Education Minister visits Maidstone

We were pleased to welcome the Secretary of State for Education, Damian Hinds MP, to Maidstone on Thursday 7th May.  He spent time touring a local school, as well as meeting with activists and candidates for the upcoming local Borough Council elections.