Christopher Whiteside MBE is Conservative County Councillor for the Egremont North and St Bees Division of Cumbria County Council. The division includes St Bees, Bigrigg, Wood End, Moor Row, part of the Mirehouse area of Whitehaven, and surrounding countryside.
He is also deputy chair (political and campaigning) of the North-West region of the voluntary wing of the Conservative party.
Chris lives and works in Copeland with his wife and family.
Thursday, December 12, 2019
POLLS ARE OPEN FOR FOUR MORE HOURS
Polls are open until 10pm this evening - four hours to go at the moment this post was published at 6pm.
This could be one of the most important general elections in British history,
A Conservative majority government will:
Get Brexit done
Ensure there are 50,000 more nurses than there would otherwise have been and put record investment into the NHS
Recruit 20,000 more police and gie the courts power to impose tougher sentences
Invest in education, technology, and infrastructure to drive opportunity and prosperity
Keep the UK economy strong and debt low
Take back control of immigration with an Australian-style points system