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Your Brentwood Your Future

Brentwood Conservatives have set out their clear and detailed vision for the future of Brentwood as we launched our 2011 Local Election Campaign Manifesto on Saturday 19th February.As Brentwood Conservatives continue to set the pace to this years local election campaign we have made clear to the residents of our Borough, this is "Your Brentwood, Your Future". Our detailed manifesto outlines the direction we will take Brentwood over the coming four years.

Council Tax Freeze

Brentwood Conservatives have announced a freeze on Council Tax with a 0% increase approved despite the Liberal Democrats opposing the budget. Protecting frontline services and delivering value for money has ensured that Brentwood residents do not face higher Council Tax bills as a result of Labour's Debt Crisis.

Breaking Ground for Recycling

Supporting local businesses and increasing recycling across Brentwood, two key aims for Brentwood Conservatives are combining under plans with Recyclebank aimed at boosting recycling in Brentwood beyond 50%

Investment In Play Areas

Brentwood Conservatives have secured over £90,000 to support improvements to local play areas in both Warley and Pilgrims Hatch, ensuring that investment in our local community continue during these difficult economic times.

Vital Community Hospital

Proposed changes to services at the Brentwood Community Hospital have been presented to Brentwood Borough Council. Brentwood residents care about our local community hospital and we will continue to follow up key issues over the coming months

Town Centre Exceeds Expectations

Brentwood businesses continue to work hard in these difficult times and continue to thrive and boost our local economy. An independent report has highlighted many strengths, including the way in which major supermarkets work side by side with independent retailers. Brentwood is not a town that needs to be talked down.

Brentwood & Ongar launches new website

Thank you for your support at the last election. Because of you, David Cameron is the first Conservative Prime Minister in 13 years and the Government’s plans to build a strong economy and a big society are in full swing. Now, to help us communicate with you, we've launched this new local website.

2011 Local Election Candidates

Brentwood and Ongar Conservative Association is proud to announce a strong team of candidates to fight the upcoming local election on Thursday 5th May 2011 for Brentwood Borough Council. With 12 local Borough Council wards up for election this year we have selected a wide range of candidates from across our community to represent the people of Brentwood. We are delighted to yet again be fielding a candidate in every ward as we work to continue our efforts campaigning on behalf of Brentwood residents.

‘Lib Glums’ talk down hard-working traders

Conservative Councillors were shocked to see that once more the Leader of the Opposition has been talking down the hard working Brentwood traders and putting off new trade.In an article headed ‘High Street retailers facing meltdown’, Cllr Kendall suggests that the Conservatives are ‘out of touch’ yet claims that Belgique is one of the shops closing.  This is simply not true.‘We are getting fed up with the constant lack of support of the Lib Glums for our hard-working traders,’ said Cllr Phil Baker, Chairman of the Business and Economic Development Panel.

Putting "Brentwood First"

Putting Brentwood First is the priority of Brentwood Conservatives as we announce a new initiative which will promote our town and all it has to offer.