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Sponsored walk raises £515 for Downs Syndrome charity

On Sunday the 19th August a large group of Conservative party members were joined by their friends and relatives on a 5 mile sponsored walk organised by Cllr. Des English (County Councillor for Dalton South).

Simon Fell: £9 billion broadband boost for local businesses

Simon Fell has welcomed research showing that superfast broadband has boosted the turnover of local businesses across the UK by £9 billion.


This boost to the UK economy has created 49,000 local jobs, showing the clear benefits that superfast broadband provides.


Support our Brexit stance

On Wednesday 18th July 2018, John Zak Woodcock MP resigned the Labour Party whip. Barrow and Furness is now represented by an independant MP. Commenting, Simon Fell, Conservative Spokesman for Barrow and Furness, said:

Friends of X112 and X70 fundraiser

The friends of the vital X112 and X70 bus services are organising a fundraiser in June and it promises to be a great event. One of the groups founding and ever present supporting members, Cllr.