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  • Welcome

    Welcome to the Mid Devon Conservatives web site. Here you will find news and updates from our work at Mid Devon District Council and a copy of our recently published Manifesto. Despite returning some 18 councillors and still being the largest group within the council we are unfortunately faced with a newly formed coalition of…

  • Stop Mid Devon District Council reducing refuse collection service

    By Bob Evans, Leader of the Conservatives on Mid Devon Council. The Lib Dem and Independent coalition that now runs Mid Devon District Council are looking at reducing refuse collections to 3 weekly or monthly! The Conservatives on Mid Devon District Council, who until the local elections in May ran the council and now form…

  • Open letter to Cllr Frank Letch and Mid Devon’s Liberal Democrats

    Subject: Motion 555 MDDC not to charge for parking at its long stay car parks in Tiverton, Cullompton and Crediton on Saturdays . Good afternoon Frank I’m writing to ask you to withdraw the above motion that you submitted on 8th April 2019 and was heard at full council on the 24th of the same…

  • Conservative Mid Devon Manifesto 2019

    May I firstly welcome you to the Mid Devon Conservatives manifesto for the Mid Devon District Council Elections 2019 .  This manifesto sets out our plans for the next four years. Looking back, we have an extensive list of achievements from the last four years and look forward to you giving us the opportunity to…

  • 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…

  • Mid Devon Residents Survey

    Neil Parish MP and Tiverton & Honiton Conservatives are currently conducting a residents survey so we can fully understand your concerns and issues. If you live in the Tiverton & Honiton Constituency part of Mid Devon and would like to take part please click on the link below. Mid Devon Residents Survey (Tiverton & Honiton)…

  • Thank You

    Dear Residents of the Cranmore Ward. Following my election to both Mid Devon District and Tiverton town council I would like to thank the residents who voted for and supported me, it is a trust and honour I do not take lightly. I will, as I have said during the campaign, do my best to…

  • Development on Exeter Hill – Lance’s Thoughts

    Quite understandably the issue of the possible development on Exeter Hill has been raised with my campaign team in that area, I thought it would be helpful for you to know where I stood on this crucial local issue. Chris Daw, as one of your existing Conservative Councillors, has raised her concerns with planning officers and…

  • Meet Lance Kennedy

    The Conservative Team have knocked on most of the doors in the ward now and met many people.  It is great to have had so many conversations about the issues faced in Cranmore and discuss some of the solutions.  In the meantime here is a short video about me, your Conservative By-Election Candidate. Lance

  • Cranmore Campaign Update

    We have been busy speaking to as many Cranmore Residents as we can over the last couple of weeks and delivering my election leaflets.  For anyone that missed it I am publishing it online. Lance Kennedy Cranmore Leaflet          

  • Open Letter to Cranmore Residents

    Dear Cranmore Resident, I am delighted to have been nominated as the Conservative  Candidate for the forthcoming district council by-election on 7th June.  The election has been caused by the very sad death of one of your Conservative Councillors, Clarissa Slade.  When elected she was the youngest councillor in the country and will be greatly…