Local News

Tackling speed on our roads

Local Conservatives take action over speeding in notorious speed straight.Steve Brine has welcomed a move from Hampshire County Council to bring a new 30mph speed limit to Church Lane in Colden Common.The new 30 zone – which will be in place before the end of this year - is part of a Hampshire wi

Keep it LOCAL search

Steve Brine is search for our favourite local business.Conservative Parliamentary Candidate, Steve Brine, has launched a campaign to find our favourite local shop or business.It’s all part of the Use Them or Lose Them appeal which urges people to support local shops and businesses across Winchest

Call for new help for victims of pension scheme closures

We're all paying for price for Gordon Brown's pensions tax says Steve Brine.

Steve Brine

, Conservative Parliamentary Candidate for Winchester, has added his support for demands for new help for the victims of company pension scheme closures.

Conservatives stay in control at Winchester City Council

No change at Guildhall after elections of May 3rd.The Conservatives have retained control of Winchester City Council after the local elections held on May 3rd.Popular councillor Eileen Berry was re-elected in St Barnabas, while Cllr Fiona Mather (St Michaels), Cllr Malcolm Wright (Wonston & M

Conservatives oppose ID card plan

Expensive plan is not the answer to the question says Steve Brine.Local Conservatives have made clear their opposition to Government’s plans to introduce ID cards.Parliamentary Candidate, Steve Brine says, “"ID Cards are a bad idea in our view.  They will do nothing to improve the safety of us li

Anger at main Post Office move to WH Smith

Royal Mail springs surprise over future of Middle Brook Street site.The ECHO have revealed that Winchester's Crown Post Office in Middle Brook Street, Winchester is to close.Services will be transferred to WH Smith in the High Street as part of a national move by Royal Mail.Conservative Parliamen

Delivering for victory

Conservative Future activists arrived in Winchester on Saturday to help on the ground.Steve Brine welcomed a Conservative Future 'Action Team' to Winchester on Easter Saturday.The team spent much of the day in St Johns helping us deliver the Conservative message to local people on behalf of Mike

The Winchester Wombles - litter picking in Hyde

Steve recently joined local campaigners in the Hyde area of Winchester as Conservatives roll up their sleeves.Conservatives in Winchester are fed up with politicians who just talk about doing things, so they have been rolling up their sleeves and getting on with making are great city even better.

Campaigning with James Elles MEP

European MP James Elles came to Winchester recently to support our campaign for May 3 local elections.South East MEP James Elles joined Winchester Conservative Parliamentary Candidate, Steve Brine, recently ahead of key local elections to Winchester City Council on May 3 2007.James met local peop