Category: Elections

  • New Forest District Council Elections – 2nd May 2019

    I have endeavoured to deliver an election leaflet to every property within the Downlands & Forest Ward during the last two weeks. However, I regret that given the size of the Ward and with only family and friends to assist me, we haven’t been successful in getting to everyone, and for this I apologise. I…

  • New Forest District Council Elections 2015

    I would like to thank the residents of the Downlands & Forest Ward for their support and trust in returning me once again as their representative on New Forest District Council. I am delighted that so many local electors turned out to vote. 1,858 ballot papers were issued in the Ward which has a total electorate of…

  • Problem with issue of Postal Ballot in Downlands & Forest Ward

    I have been advised that postal ballot papers for the District Council election for the Downlands & Forest Ward of New Forest District Council were not included in the issue of postal voting packs on the 21st April. Since becoming aware of this problem earlier this morning I have been in contact with the Electoral Services…

  • Have the Lib Dems collapsed in the New Forest?

    Nominations have now closed for the 2015 District Council elections in the New Forest and detail of the candidates have been published. Whilst the Conservative Party has fielded candidates for all 60 seats, the Liberal Democrats have only managed to put up 24 candidates! The collapse amongst Lib Dem activists is even more pronounced within the…

  • New Forest District Council Conservative Manifesto 2015

    Just as we have done in during previous District Council elections, the Conservative Group within the New Forest has produced a Manifesto setting out what local Conservatives will prioritise over the next four years if we retain control of New Forest District Council on May 7th. I have tried to deliver a copy of the…