Local News

Candidate pledges for local elections

We asked that all 3 parties' candidates in the local elections adopt a respectful and positive tone in campaigning, which they confirmed that they would.

Celebrating apprenticeships

This National Apprenticeship Week, Ipswich Conservatives are recognising the vital contribution of apprentices here in Ipswich. Since 2010 there have been 7320 apprenticeship starts in Ipswich.

The Gem that is Holywells Park by Liz Harsant

A hidden gem often not as well known or as popular as Christchurch Park, but believe me it is the most beautiful Park you could wish to visit. I have been using the Park for many years; when my children were young; when I was a dog walker; and then with my grandchildren - but now I just enjoy the peace and tranquillity Holywells Park offers, writes Cllr Liz Harsant.

Ipswich is better with the Conservatives

The Conservatives are helping to deliver positive change in Ipswich, which will make residents’ lives and businesses better for the future, creating new jobs and opportunities.

MPs approve 3rd reading of Withdrawal Bill

Whilst the Labour MP for Ipswich votes with his party to block and delay the EU Withdrawal Bill at every opportunity, against the will of the Ipswich electorate, the majority of MPs in the House of Commons vote to support the bill.