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CRAIG MACKINLAY RESPONDS TO LATEST CHILD POVERTY FIGURES

Craig Mackinlay is proud of the measures taken by this government to invest in Thanet, with more to come, particularly in improved rail services. There are a huge variety of business start-up schemes now available, and benefit changes that encourage routes back to work. With close to 2 million new national apprenticeships and job creation on an unparalleled scale, these are the measures to eradicate child poverty for good. 

Chris Wells

South Thanet Conservative Association on the defection of Chris Wells to UKIP

CRAIG MACKINLAY RAISES QEQM CONCERNS WITH HEALTH SECRETARY

Craig Mackinlay, Conservative Candidate for South Thanet, yesterday met with Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt.  Craig took the opportunity to raise local concerns about the Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother Hospital (QEQM) in Margate which has been placed in special measures by the Care Quality Commission (CQC).

STCA Press release - PPC Candidate - 5th July

South Thanet Conservatives are pleased to report the conclusion of the process to select their Prospective Parliamentary Candidate for the Constituency to fight the general election on 7th May 2015 - Craig Mackinlay was selected.

Thanet MPs Announce Jobs Fair 2014

Thanet MPs Laura Sandys and Sir Roger Gale have announced that their third annual Thanet-wide Jobs and Apprenticeships Fair will take place on Thursday 3rd July.

Looking forward from the EU Elections

'Voters have made it abundantly clear that they are dissatisfied with the policies and performance of the major parties, including ours. The parties have failed to tackle the issue of excessive immigration and the ever-growing power of the European Commission to interfere in British political, social and judicial matters.