News

We’re ready for a General Election

We’re holding a general election on 12 December – so we can elect a new Parliament, get Brexit done and let the country move on.

See where we're hiring police officers in your area

The Home Office has today confirmed the officer recruitment targets for every police force in England and Wales for the first year of the unprecedented drive to increase their ranks by 20,000 over the next three years.

What Boris Johnson’s proposed Brexit deal means

As Boris Johnson has rightly said, we are coming out of the EU on October 31, come what may. MPs promised to respect the result of the referendum. More people voted to leave than have ever voted for any political party in any general election. Parliament has voted to trigger Article 50.

Lest We Forget

Cllr. Andy Pratt and his son, Sam, have been busy delivering 52 collection boxes across mid Copeland for the British Legion as we remember 100 years since the end of World War One.

Conservatives fixing potholes across Copeland

Over the summer and autumn months we have been campaigning hard on #PotHolePatrol across Copeland. Today we welcome the chancellor’s announcement pledging £420m to fix our roads which will help to get us all moving

Investment in nuclear industry

Greg Clark MP has announced the new £200m Nuclear Sector Deal that will deliver 100,000 jobs by 2021 - with a target of 40% women by 2030.

He said, "Nuclear energy not only fuels our power supply, it fuels local jobs, wages, economic prosperity and drives UK innovation."