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Conservatives Win Burbage By-Election

The Conservative Party has won the Burbage Sketchley & Stretton ward in the Borough Council by-election.  David MacDonald, a racecourse director who turned 55 on the day of the poll, was the winning candidate.

David Gauke Conference Speech

“In 2010, our economy faced a crisis. 
 
We were borrowing more than at any time in our peace time history.
Unemployment had risen by nearly 850,000 in the previous two years, we had just under 4 million workless households.