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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.

Minister visits Thirsk and Malton

We were delighted to welcome the Rt Hon Michael Gove MP, Secretary of State for the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs to the constituency last week.

Dave Elders elected as Thirsk Ward councillor in By-election

We are delighted to announce that Dave Elders has been elected as the Conservative councillor for the Thirsk ward in the recent By-election.

The results were as follows:

Conservatives 679

Labour Party 251

Yorkshire Party 108

Spoilt 4

Total 1042

Update on the A64 from Kevin Hollinrake MP

The preferred route for a dual carriageway for the A64 will be announced next summer after a six weeks consultation period starting in September 2018.