Local News

PCC Candidate Campaigning in North Shropshire

Conservative Police & Crime Commissioner candidate was out in Oswestry on Friday 2nd November. With the help of local members, who were distributing election literature, Adrian was meeting with local people to encourage them to vote for him in the elections on the 15th of November.

Christmas Dinner is a Cracker

Mark Pritchard MP addressing the attendees of the Christmas DinnerOn Friday December 16th the Oswestry Branch of the NSCA organised a Christmas Dinner at The Oswestrian Conservative Club in Oswestry.

The event was well attanded and was entertaining for all. The speech by Guest Speaker Mark Pritchard gave evryone a insight into political life in Westminster in what has been an interesting year politically, combined with his wit this made for an entertaining time for all.

Local Conservative Support for British Legion

Mr Ted Larkins, Chairman of the Royal British Legion Oswestry Branch receives a cheque from NSCA Chairman Chris Schofield

On Tuesday 1st November 2011, Mr Ted Larkins, Chairman of the Royal British Legion Oswestry Branch received £150 from Cllr Chris Schofield, Chairman of North Shropshire Conservative Association towards the welfare of the local branch.

Association Annual Dinner a success

Goldstone Hall, October 7th 2011

The North Shropshire Conservative Association held it's Annual Dinner in the lovely on Goldstone Hall near Market Drayton.

The event was well attended with guest speaker Matthew Hancock well received by guests, a drinks reception followed by a 3 course dinner was provided, with an auction and raffle followed.

If you would lke to attend a future event then head to our forthcoming events page for more details.

Castle Ward Councillor Advice Surgery

Conservative Oswestry Town Councillor Paul Milner would like to invite any Castle Ward residents to come along to a surgery he will be holding.

The details of the drop-in surgery are as follows:

Saturday 10th September

10am to 12noon

The Guildhall (Walford Davis Room)

This is an opportunity for residents to meet with their local councillor and discuss any issues they may have or make suggestions which could be looked at.

Conservatives support NO2AV with Action Day

Local Conservatives from across the constituency along with Owen Paterson, MP for North Shropshire and Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, campaigned across North Shropshire to encourage people to vote NO at the upcoming referendum on the Parliamentary voting system.

With events in towns across the width of the constituency including Oswestry, Wem, Whitchurch and Market Drayton the day has helped to raise awareness for the campaign against an unfair system.

The campaigning will continue right up until May 5th with more vents being arranged. If you would like to be involved then just contact the office or check on the website for updates.

NO2AV Referendum Action Day

The North Shropshire Conservative Association will be taking part in a day to raise awareness of the Alternative Vote (AV) Referendum which is taking place on May 5th. They will be holding events across the constituency.

At these events we will also be stressing the importance of voting NO on May 5th to prevent a new system which is inherently unfair being adopted.

If you would like to take part in this action day please contact the office on 01691 658800 or emailoffice@northshropshireconservatives.org

Do you want to be a candidate?

Shropshire Council Elections 2013

With only two years to go till full elections across the constituency we are inviting anybody who would be interested in standing as a candidate to get in touch.

If you are interested in standing for the Conservatives or want to know more, please get in touch with our association office on 01691 658800 or email office@northshropshireconservatives.org

Closing date for applications: 30th July 2011

Christmas Cheer at Drinks Party

The Ellesmere Conservative Branch recently held a Drinks Party just outside Dudleston Heath, the event was very well attended with a strong festive atmosphere, including mince pies and carols. Guests in attendance included MP for North Shropshire and Secretary of State for Northern Ireland Owen Paterson and many members, and Association Officers.The event drew in people from across the constituency including as far a field as Market Drayton braving the weather to attend.