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

The new generation

There is a new generation of Conservatives in Winchester, meet them here ...The winds of change are hitting Winchester conservatives this Spring, as a new generation of young, energetic politicians come to the fore.While David Cameron (40) ventures into not so traditional territory as party leade

Fare increases on the way for local train passengers

South West Trains urged to think again says Steve Brine.Conservative Parliamentary Candidate for Winchester Steve Brine has said it "beggars belief" that train passengers face a big hike in fares from this May.Steve says; “Coming just a matter of months after price increases of nearly 20% at stat

Is it on the trolley Steve?

Yes it is! Steve joins up with the ladies of the Red Cross for the RHCH Trolley Round.

The man aiming to replace Mark Oaten as Winchester's MP saw life inside the Royal Hampshire County Hospital first hand this week.

Stand up now for RHCH

Steve says we need to stand up NOW for our local hospital.Conservative Parliamentary Candidate for Winchester, Steve Brine, has said local people need to stand up now in support of their hospital.Speaking from a rally organised by the public service union, Unison, Steve said he was very worried a

Student Volunteering Week comes to University

Steve throws his weight behind young people in Winchester working for their communities.Steve Brine (Conservative Parliamentary Candidate for Winchester) got stuck in at the City’s University as ‘Student Volunteering Week’ came to town. The week, which is organised by Student Volunteering England

Lowest Council Tax rise in the county

Conservatives at Winchester City Council keep promises made over local tax.Conservative controlled Winchester City Council last night (Wednesday 28th February) passed the lowest council tax increase in Hampshire.A 2.9% increase was agreed at the Full Council meeting in Winchester's Guildhall whic

Packed house for Oscar winner

Huge success for special screening of 'An Inconvenient Truth'!

Conservative Parliamentary Candidate for Winchester, Steve Brine hosted a special screening on Wednesday night (Feb 27) of the Oscar winning film An Inconvenient Truth.

Steve supports National Post Office Week

Local Conservative candidate leads strong show of support at Middlebrook Street branch.Speaking at a rally in Winchester (on Friday 23rd February), marking National Post Office Week, and opposing the planned closure of 2,500 Post Offices in the next two years, Steve Brine said:"I know how importa