Local News

The Big Tent Ideas Fest

Today our MP, Phillip Lee, is at The Big Tent Ideas Fest, a Conservative led cross party think-in considering change, reform, opportunity, empowerment, responsibility and a renewed sense of active citizenship.

The Queen’s Speech

Today’s Queen’s Speech is about recognising and grasping the opportunities that lie ahead for the United Kingdom as we leave the European Union and building a stronger, fairer country for all of us.

Congratulations!

Warm congratulations to Dr Phillip Lee who is re-elected as Bracknell MP with 33,806 votes and Mike Gibson who is elected Bracknell Town Councillor for Hanworth.

Thank you to everyone for your hard work.

Theresa May speaks at a local rally

Theresa May and Boris Johnson encouraged local Conservatives at a rally earlier this evening, Tuesday 6 June. Theresa May spoke of a strong Brexit and, importantly, about preventing any further acts of terror in Britain.

New Mayor for Wokingham Borough

Cllr Rob Stanton is the new Wokingham Borough Mayor. Traditionally, the Mayor chooses a charity to benefit from fundraising during their year in office. This year Cllr Stanton has chosen to support two charities: the Royal Berkshire Hospital Cancer Care Unit and Dingle Promise.

Cllr Tina McKenzie-Boyle appointed Mayor of Bracknell Forest

Cllr Tina McKenzie-Boyle was warmly welcomed as the new Mayor of Bracknell Forest at the annual Council meeting on 24 May.

Having represented Priestwood and Garth ward since May 2015, Cllr Mrs McKenzie-Boyle now takes over the role of first citizen from outgoing Mayor, Cllr Tony Virgo.