News

We’re ready for a General Election

We’re holding a general election on 12 December – so we can elect a new Parliament, get Brexit done and let the country move on.

See where we're hiring police officers in your area

The Home Office has today confirmed the officer recruitment targets for every police force in England and Wales for the first year of the unprecedented drive to increase their ranks by 20,000 over the next three years.

What Boris Johnson’s proposed Brexit deal means

As Boris Johnson has rightly said, we are coming out of the EU on October 31, come what may. MPs promised to respect the result of the referendum. More people voted to leave than have ever voted for any political party in any general election. Parliament has voted to trigger Article 50.

A Warm Welcome for Caroline Dinenage

What an honour it was to welcome Caroline Dinenage MP to our latest association lunch last Friday as our guest speaker.  As well as talking about the latest developments in Parliament, Caroline gave us an interesting and amusing insight into her long and illustrious career in politics and life as

BECA Facebook goes live!

We are delighted to announce that Bournemouth East Conservatives now have their very own facebook page. If you are interested in both national and local politics, as well as local issues and events, please do not hesitate to stop by and follow our page! 

Dorset councils to be merged into two authorities

We are delighted to see that a decision has been made by the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government Sajid Javid MP, to merge the Local Governments within Dorset. 

Council Tax rise of 5.99% to help meet Adult Social Care cost pressures

Residents in Bournemouth will see their Council tax rise by 5.99% in 2018/19, as the Council adopts a 2.99% general council tax increase plus a 3% Adult Social Care precept to go towards some of the additional and growing costs of providing services to older people.

BECA Annual Speaker's Dinner a success!

Having recently held our Annual Speakers dinner at the Carlton Hotel with the renowned Lord Jeffrey Archer, BECA and Tobias are delighted to announce that the event was a momentous success.