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See where we're hiring police officers in your area

The Home Office has today confirmed the officer recruitment targets for every police force in England and Wales for the first year of the unprecedented drive to increase their ranks by 20,000 over the next three years.

What Boris Johnson’s proposed Brexit deal means

As Boris Johnson has rightly said, we are coming out of the EU on October 31, come what may. MPs promised to respect the result of the referendum. More people voted to leave than have ever voted for any political party in any general election. Parliament has voted to trigger Article 50.

Teresa Calls Election June 8th

The Prime Minister has just announced that a General Election will be held on 8 June - and that we will shortly take the necessary steps in Parliament to ensure that this can happen.

Councillor Julian Stanyer commented:

"I wholly support Theresa May's action:        

Campaign begins with a bang

The County Council elections have begun with a bang.

This month sees sustained campaigning with Greg Clark leading teams in each of the key Divisions.

Candidate for Tunbridge Wells West, James McInroy, said:

Tories Triumph!

Local Borough Elections gave a resounding vote of approval for the Council's Tory administration

Election Battle Begins

Councillor Julian Stanyer has launched his campaign for the Speldhurst & Bidborough Ward

Street Parties Planned for Queen's Birthday

The Lord Lieutenant of Kent, Viscount De L'Isle has invited all Parish and Town Councils in Tunbridge Wells to promote Patrons Lunches to celebrate the queen's 90th Birthday on 12th June 2016.

Now for an even better year!

 Leader of the Council, Councillor David Jukes, has confirmed his pride on the achievement of last year and his great hopes for 2016 

BURRSWOOD WINS AWARD

Burrswood Independent Christian Hospital has been given a top award