Local News

Conservative Council Leader Blasts Labour for Harmful Library Meddling

Conservative Leader of Derbyshire County Council, Cllr Barry Lewis takes Labour to task over meddling in the council's library strategy and creating a climate of fear which is discouraging members of the community from coming forward with an interest in running their local community library.

Clearing Up Litter in Church Gresley

Local County and District Councillor Stuart Swann was joined by fellow South Derbyshire District Council Candidate Aden Hallam on a community litter pick in Castleton Park in Church Gresley.

Great to see local conservatives taking pride in their community.

Cllr Hickton: Listening to Long Eaton

Cllr Garry Hickton pictured with fellow candidates Cllr Gerri Hickton and Dan Pitt

DCC County Councillor for Petersham, Garry Hickton has been out and about campaigning in Long Eaton listening to residents' concerns before the Erewash Borough Council elections on 2nd May.

Over 66,000 Potholes Repaired During 2018

Derbyshire Conservatives are celebrating the news that 66,756 potholes were repaired during 2018 - roughly triple the number that have previously been fixed by the County Council in a typical year.