Key Conservative Party Conference Announcements

At Conference, we have shown how we will make Brexit work for Britain by delivering on people’s priorities – hospitals, schools and police, the cost of living and infrastructure:

Landmark Domestic Abuse Bill

Issue: On 2 October 2019, the Domestic Abuse Bill passed its Second Reading in the House of Commons.


Too many people’s lives are being ripped apart because of physical, emotional or economic abuse. Last year, 2 million adults in England and Wales experienced domestic abuse.

Statement From RT Hon. Richard Benyon MP For Newbury

Newbury’s MP Richard Benyon has announced today that he is not seeking re-election at the forthcoming election. He has been MP for Newbury since 2005 having fought the seat unsuccessfully in 1997 and 2002. In an email to the Chair of West Berkshire Conservatives he said,

Richard Benyon Supports A New Environmental Manifesto

Richard Benyon MP has supported the launch of an environmental manifesto that explores new ways to address climate change and biodiversity loss. Richard is a member of the Conservative Environment Network (CEN) MPs’ caucus, and has signed the manifesto's declaration.