Local News

By-Elections Thursday 17th August

Thursday will see the people of Riverside & Southcourt go to the polls following the resignations of Cllrs Nick Lewis and Peter Agoro. 

Ashley Waite - Conservative Candidate for Riverside Ward on Aylesbury Vale District Council 

David Lidington Re-Elected

In the early hours of Friday morning David Lidington was re-elected as the Member of Parliament for the Aylesbury constituency.

Conservative Manifesto Launched

This morning Prime Minster Theresa May launched the Conservative Manifesto in Haliax outlining our plan for a stronger Britain and more prosperous future. 

David Lidington Readopted for Aylesbury

Aylesbury Conservatives were delighted to unanimously readopt David Lidington as our candidate for the General Election on Thursday 8th June. David has represented the Aylesbury constituency for 25 years and will be out speaking to residents over the next month across the constituency. 

Our Plan for Britain

The referendum vote last June was about something more than simply leaving the European Union. It was a vote for change: to make Britain stronger and fairer – restoring national self-determination while becoming even more global and international in action and spirit.

3rd Annual Christmas Card Competition

David welcomed submissions from schools across Aylesbury constituency for his official Christmas card competition.

The winning pupils were awarded book tokens in three different age groups (Reception, Year 1 and 2; Year 3 & 4, and Year 5 & 6).

RAF Halton Closure

I am deeply disappointed by today’s announcement of the proposed closure of RAF Halton by 2022. This would mean the end of close relationships that have existed for a century between the Royal Air Force and not only Halton Parish, but Aylesbury, Wendover and other local communities.

Wendover Pub Surgery

Local MP David Lidington was joined by local Councillors Steve Bowles and Peter Strachan at The Red Lion in Wendover on Friday 18th November for a pub surgery.

David Lidington's Evidence to Lords Committee on HS2

I have evidence to the Lords Committee on 2 November. This is an abbreviated version of what I said.

Wendover is one of the most seriously affected communities along the entire Phase One route.