Monthly Archives: August 2014

PCC Election Result

Labour won the Police and Crime Commissioner by election in the West Midland – hardly surprising when you look at the make up of the Councils in the region. However in Edgbaston Ward, the Conservatives won convincingly which was very … Continue reading

Vote Today!

Today it’s the Police & Crime Commissioner by-election in the West Midlands. Vote for Les Jones, the Conservative Candidate. Polls are open from 7.00am to 10.00pm.      

Les Jones In Edgbaston

Great to see the Conservative Police & Crime Commissioner Candidate, Les Jones, and Edgbaston’s Parliamentary Candidate, Dr Luke Evans, with a team out campaigning in Edgbaston Ward last Friday as part of our campaign to keep Edgbaston’s Police Station open. … Continue reading

Man Bites Dog…

When a dog bites a man, it isn’t news. When a man bites a dog, it is. Likewise, when a Tory Councillor criticises a Labour Council policy, that’s hardly news, but when a Labour MP does – it is. So … Continue reading

Police Matters In Edgbaston

Yesterday was a busy day in Edgbaston ward – with a team out delivering leaflets for Les Jones, the Conservative candidate in the Police & Crime Commissioner by-election. Les is running a brilliant campaign and will make a great PCC … Continue reading

You Have To Have A Plan

If you are going to introduce changes to a service – you have to work out in advance what you are going to do about the people who refuse to comply. This is what the Labour Party has completely failed … Continue reading

Labour Belatedly Jump On The Police Station Bandwagon!

Edgbaston Conservatives were busy campaigning today – three separate teams out working in the ward. While out, a resident showed us a leaflet they’d had from the Labour MP raising the matter of Edgbaston’s police station. Our police station was … Continue reading

Campaigning With Les Jones – Conservative PCC Candidate

Great night’s campaigning in Harborne tonight – with 21 people out with the Conservative Police and Crime Commissioner Candidate Les Jones. Amongst the 21, were seven Birmingham Councillors from across the city and Edgbaston’s Parliamentary Candidate. A great turn out … Continue reading

Save Edgbaston Police Station!

Last year Labour ear-marked Edgbaston Police Station for closure. This is due to happen probably next year. However now we have a Police & Crime Commissioner by-election, and so another chance to save our Police Station. I’m delighted to say … Continue reading

New Edgbaston Parliamentary Candidate

Congratulations to Harborne resident Dr Luke Evans on being selected as the Conservative Parliamentary Candidate for Edgbaston last night. He’s pictured here with me and Cllr Fergus Robinson, helping out at a community clean up on the Roman Way Estate … Continue reading