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Joy Morrissey is the new Conservative Candidate

Beaconsfield selects Morrissey

At a packed special general meeting of the Beaconsfield Constituency Conservative Association meeting on Saturday, Joy Morrissey was overwealmingly selected by members of the association as the Prospective Parliamentary Candidate for the Beaconsfield constituency at the general election on the 12th December 2019.

Joy is a councillor for Ealing Council, mother and previous Parliamentary Candidate in the 2017 general election. Joy is a defender of the greenbelt, opposes the 3rd runway at Heathrow Airport, opposes the HS2 project and supports enhanced investment in local health and road infrastructure, and investment in additional resources for Thames Valley Police, the local NHS, local schools in Buckinghamshire and honouring the EU referendum result and getting Brexit done.

After her spectacular victory at the selection meeting Joy said “It is a tremendous honour to have the opportunity to represent the constituents of the beautiful constituency of Beaconsfield. I will be moving here with my young daughter and husband to become an active member of the local community. Campaigning on local issues important to residents. Always representing their views at Parliament”.

BCCA - Beaconsfield by-elections results

A big thank you to the voters of Beaconsfield Town who elected two new Conservative Councillors on Thursday 2nd November. 

Anita Cranmer won the County Council seat taking 81% of the vote and Damian Saunders was elected to South Bucks District Council, Beaconsfield North Ward with 75% of the vote.

Unemployment: The Facts

Since 2010 unemployment has fallen by 3.5% and is now at its lowest level since 1975.

General Election Hustings

Where to hear Dominic Grieve during the election campaign:-

All Party Hustings

Wednesday 31st May 7.30pm Beaconsfield School
Thursday 1st June 7.30pm Burnham Park Hall
Monday 5th June 7.30pm Marlow All Saints Parish Church.

Dominic Grieve will also be canvassing door to door with his team throughout the campaign and conducting walkabouts in the main shopping centres.

Email your questions and /or your point of view on any matter to Dominic:- dominic.grieve@beaconsfieldconservatives.co.uk

County Election Results

County Councillors thank the electorate for their confidence & trust in voting Conservative in the election and can confirm that Conservatives won all 10 seats.

UNEMPLOYMENT DOWN AS MORE PEOPLE IN WORK THAN EVER BEFORE

Employment: The employment rate remains at a record high of 74.2% with around 750,000 vacancies at any one time.Unemployment: The unemployment rate fell to 5.0% - the lowest rate for a decade, with the inactivity rate close to the record low at 21.8% and down 575,000 since 2010.Work: There are a record 31.6 million people in work - 461,000 morethan this time last year. Full-time work is up nearly 1.9 million since 2010.Women: The female employment rate is at a record high of 69.2% with nearly 1.1 million more women in work than in 2010.Youth unemployment: Youth unemployment is down over 300,000 since 2010 and the unemployment rate for young people not in full time education(5.6%) has never been lower.Pay: Wages continue to grow with average pay (excluding bonuses) up 2.3% over the year.Today’s national statistics show a record-breaking set of figures. Secure employment and a decent wage are key to transforming the life chances of people across the country so I’m delighted to see another strong set of figures this month.There are more people in work than ever before and wages are continuing their upward climb, which is great news for hardworking families who have seen a rise in their living standards over the past year.With around 750,000 vacancies at any one time and full-time work making up nearly 75% of the total rise in employment since 2010, our long-term economic plan is delivering jobs across the country and giving more people the security of a wage.