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Our Candidate for Newcastle North

Our candidate for the Newcastle North constituency, Mark Lehain, has just sent this short message of of introduction.

"I’m 41, have four daughters, and worked in state education for nearly 20 years. I’ve been lucky enough to open a new school in that time too!

Our candidate for Newcastle East

On his nomination as Conservative Parliamentary Candidate for Newcastle upon Tyne East, Robin Gwynn said:

"I am delighted to be nominated as the Conservative Party’s Parliamentary candidate for Newcastle East in the General Election on 12 December.

Our candidates

Candidate nominations for GE2019 close at 4pm today.  The Conservative and Unionist Party forms have been submitted and accepted by the returning officer.

Newcastle North: Mark LEHAIN

Newcastle Central: Emily PAYNE

Newcastle East: Robin GWYNN

Shock and dismay at 'Town Hall Rich List'.

Today's Town Hall Rich List published by the TaxPayers alliance will be met with shock and disbelief by residents of Newcastle. Despite making draconian cutbacks to local services, including scrapping School Crossing Patrols, Council Executives are still taking home enormous pay packets.

A Tribute to Our Dear Friend Marian McWilliams MBE

Everyone associated with Newcastle Conservatives is saddened by the death of Marian last Friday. Recently re-elected Vice President of Newcastle Conservatives, Marian was active in supporting and advising Conservative activists locally right up to last year’s elections.