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The Prime Minister Signs the Withdrawal Agreement

The Prime Minister has signed the EU Withdrawal Agreement. He says "Today I have signed the Withdrawal Agreement for the UK to leave the EU on January 31st, honouring the democratic mandate of the British people. This signature heralds a new chapter in our nation’s history."

Solution needed for Orwell Bridge problems

Tom held positive discussions with representatives from Highways England about solutions to closures to the Orwell Bridge. Their confidential report will be published at the end of this month.

Maiden Speech

Our new MP for Ipswich, Tom Hunt, made his maiden speech in the House of Commons a few days ago.

Ipswich Labour Won't Celebrate Brexit

At Wednesday's meeting of the full Ipswich Borough Council, the Labour Executive which runs the council, rejected the opportunity for Ipswich to have a celebration of Brexit on 31st January nor replace the EU flag by the Flag of Suffolk.

Christmas and New Year greetings from Tom

Firstly, I hope everyone had a great Christmas and I wish everyone in Ipswich are happy New Year! Ipswich is a great place to be at this time of year, our fantastic pubs are alive with merriment and there are so many carol services it’s been impossible for me to even try and get to everyone.

Merry Christmas from us

May we wish a Merry Christmas to residents of Ipswich from all of us from the Ipswich Conservative Association- Councillors, Tom Hunt MP, and the Executive Council. 

Thoughts from our new MP, Tom Hunt

It has been the greatest honour of my life to have been elected as the Member of Parliament for Ipswich in the early hours of Friday morning. 


Congratulations to Tom Hunt who has been elected as the new Conservative MP for Ipswich.

Our thanks to the 24,952 people in the constituency who have voted for Tom.

The other results were-


Green party 1283

Lib-dems 2439

Labour 19,473