Julie Girling MEP - News from Gibraltar

Julie Girling MEP reports back following her visit to "The Rock"
People are always intrigued by the title "MEP for the South West ...and Gibraltar" and often ask me about the practical implications. I usually reply that I visit annually and keep up with constituents by email without too much difficulty.


BOUNDARIESAs there seems to be a certain amount of misunderstanding about the purpose and rationale of the current boundary discussions it might be helpful to explain the progress of events.

Poole 'Open for Business'

 Poole - 'Open for Business' Conservative Council Leader Cllr. Elaine Atkinson will accompany Poole’s Conservative MP Robert Syms on a visit to one of Poole’s most exciting and fasted growing companies on Friday 22nd February 2013. 

Hamworthy Footbridge gets go ahead

Poole Conservative Group is delighted to announce that in principle its Cabinet has approved £400,000 funding for this footbridge. The funds will come via the Dorset Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP)............

Nick Kings Pledge on Special Constables

Special Constables will have their council tax cut in plans laid out by Conservative candidate for Dorset’s Police and Crime Commissioner, Nick King, yesterday (October 1st, 2012).

Time for an EU Referendum?

By Julie Girling MEP,Britain and Europe are still facing major economic difficulties. The recent State of the Union Address delivered by José Manuel Barroso, President of the European Commission, received only lukewarm response from MEPs, his rallying cries for more Europe seem finally to be wearing thin.

Michael Bond

Michael Bond, President of Poole Conservative Association sadly passed away on Sunday 24th June. Over a period of 26 years Michael held various positions in the Association and attained the position of President 8 years ago. He was Chairman of the Canford Cliffs branch for 24 years.