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  • Get ready for an even bigger and better music and motorcycling festival in 2022

    A festival of music, held annually by Redditch Borough Council, has been cancelled as officers continue to review the town’s schedule of events, in light of the Coronavirus pandemic. Morton Stanley Festival is held each Summer, and after the cancellation of last year’s festival it was hoped that it would be back for 2021, bigger […]

  • Surge testing deployed in parts of Redditch South

    Public Health England (PHE) in the West Midlands has identified a small number of cases of the variant originally identified in South Africa (VOC 20 Dec 02) in parts of Redditch.  As a precaution, and in order to help us better understand any potential infection, we are working with the PHE to carry out enhanced testing of […]

  • Handing the baton to Gemma

    I am delighted to hand the baton of ‘Deputy Leader’ to Gemma Monaco at Redditch Borough Council, as reported by the Redditch Standard and Redditch Advertiser. There were a number of reasons and I can elaborate more on them in this space. With both Matt Dormer and I being elected to Worcestershire County Council recently, […]

  • My thanks to the voters in Redditch South

    I was delighted to be elected to represent the communities of Redditch South along with my colleague Craig Warhurst in this shared division. We will serve you, your families and our local area with passion and dedication. Worcestershire saw some great results and an increased majority on the County Council overall for the Conservatives. Congratulations […]

  • Line-up of Candidates

    I have produced this homage to gritty detective dramas. I hope it is a fun and novel way to promote candidates ahead of an election.

  • Redditch is better under the Conservatives

    Since the Conservatives took control of the Borough Council we’ve had a new playground at Arrow Valley Country Park along with change of operator at the kiosk and cafe there. Much better. We’re now on to Phase 2: new cafe and toilets at Morton Stanley Park. Plus extra parking. We’ve also seen the introduction of […]

  • Sunday 18 April 2021: Thought for Today

    It’s a pity how an ‘old guard’ can treat newcomers sometimes, in all walks of life. All political parties, just like in a business, need fresh ideas and new perspectives, even if they don’t like the new style of those who come next. We should welcome, teach and nurture newcomers, not admonish, tarnish and plot […]

  • Redditch South Campaign Introductory Video

  • Worcestershire is re-opening for business

    I was in Redditch Town Centre on Monday 12th March and pleased to see local businesses getting started again. If you are (or know) a local business that’s struggling to get going again please let me know as I may be able to signpost them to available support packages to help. Posted by Worcestershire Conservatives […]

  • Update on our local campaigning activities

    Following the sad passing of HRH The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, campaigning in local elections was suspended until today. There will be a further suspension on Saturday 17th April for the funeral. I can confirm that Redditch Conservatives will suspend our activities for this event and join the nation in watching the service on […]