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Statement from TDC Conservative Group Leader, Cllr Bob Bayford:

At Thursday night's meeting of Thanet District Council, Conservative leader, Bob Bayford used the time allotted to him to respond to Iris Johnston's leader's report to ask her the questions being asked by members of the public, following the publication of the report going to Cabinet next week, regarding the CPO of Manston Airport

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).