Category: News Release

  • Candidates announced today for Mid Devon District Council Elections on May 2nd 2019

      Dear Elector I am delighted that for the first time ever, Mid Devon Conservatives are contesting all 42 seats in the forthcoming Mid Devon District Council elections that will be held on Tuesday 2nd May 2019 . From our current 29 Councillors , 25 are once again contesting these elections . This means that only…

  • Lance Kennedy selected as Conservative Candidate for Cranmore By-Election

      Due to the sad death of Cllr Clarissa Slade, one of Cranmore Ward’s Conservative Councillors, a by-election is being held on Thursday 7th June. She will be greatly missed on Mid Devon District Council and by her friends, family and the wider community. Lance Kennedy has been selected as the Conservative candidate and as…

  • Update with Snow

    Beautiful snow in Mid Devon. Photos taken in Tiverton and Cullompton. Cllr Christina Daw out and about in Tiverton with her family. Mid Devon District Council have issued a weather and services update: https://www.middevonnewscentre.info/weather-and-service-update/    

  • Congratulations to Anthony!

    Congratulations to Anthony Bush on being elected in Westexe by election with 279 votes. Thank you to all those who helped with Anthony’s campaign over the last few weeks. Commiserations to the other candidates, who put up a good fight. Vote breakdown: Anthony Bush, Conservative 279 Gerald Luxton, Independent 179 Alison Mitchell, Labour 164 David…

  • Palmerston Park

    Here is Anthony with Neil Parish MP and Councillor Christina Daw, also a local resident at Palmerston Park.

  • District Council By-Election – Westexe Ward

    Calling all residents in Westexe ward. There is a by-election on Thursday 14th September. Our candidate is a local resident and Town Councillor for Westexe South, Cllr Anthony Bush. For more information please see this link: Anthony Bush Leaflet

  • Congratulations to all our County Councillors

    Congratulations to all our Mid Devon County Councillors on regaining or winning seats in the most recent County Council elections in May 2017. We kept 4 of our seats a gained 1 from the Liberal Democrats. Congratulations to Colin Slade for winning Tiverton East and becoming the first Conservative County Councillor for that division in…

  • Police and Crime Commissioner Elections 05/05/16

    This Thursday we go to the polls to elect a new Police & Crime Commissioner for Devon & Cornwall. Tony Hogg has been our Commissioner since 2012, but is now retiring.  we firmly believe that we need another Conservative to take on this position, which is why we are  backing Alison Hernandez. Alison has the right…

  • Cllr Clarissa Slade’s Open Statement

     I have just accepted a place at Winchester University to study Classical Studies in September.  My family, friends and school are delighted.  This is ideal because it is only a couple of hours away by car, slightly more by train, so I will be able  to return home on a regular basis. In fact, many Councillors will have…

  • Conservatives returned with their largest ever majority on Mid Devon District Council

    The Conservative Group on Mid Devon District Council are celebrating today after increasing their majority on the Council where they now hold 28 of the 42 seats and a 14 seat majority. Despite the disappointing losses of former leader John Berry (Bradninch) and Martin Binks (Lawrence) Conservative gains were made in Canonsleigh, Cranmore, Cullompton North,…