COVID-19 Local Alert Levels 1-3 – what they mean and how they are triggered

Local COVID Alert Level – Medium This is for areas where national restrictions continue to be in place. This means: All businesses and venues can continue to operate, in a COVID-Secure manner, other than those that remain closed in law, such as nightclubs. Certain businesses selling food or drink on their premises are required to … Read more

Pavements could be made safer for people with disabilities, and families, under new proposals to ban antisocial parking unveiled by the government

  • New plans set out to boost safety and make journeys more accessible for disabled people and parents
  • Review found third of people with visual impairments and almost half of wheelchair users were not as willing to go out because of antisocial pavement parking
  • Consultation will set out proposals to make transport more accessible and help more people to choose active travel as part of UK’s green recovery from COVID-19

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A-Level & GCSE Predicted Grades to Apply

I was pleased to hear that Ofqual has listened to public opinion on the issue of A-Level and GCSE results and issued a statement, which includes: We understand this has been a distressing time for students, who were awarded exam results last week for exams they never took. The pandemic has created circumstances no one … Read more

The Conservative Case for Active Travel

sportive woman with bicycle resting on countryside road in sunlight

Background and Context

The government has had what might be argued as a road to Damascus conversion to the benefits of active travel. Others might argue Boris has always been keen on cycling. Either way, Boris wants us all to get fit and he likes cycling as a means to get about.

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CCA Board Elections

General Election 2019

If you are a Conservative Councillor you should have received an email from the CCA about elections for the CCA Board. I would be grateful for your support to become its Deputy Chairman. I believe it is time for a new generation of Conservatives to step forward into these roles so that our party, at … Read more