Local News

Home waste recycling shoots up in Bath

The new domestic rubbish collection system has come into force in Bath and North-East Somerset, and already it is proving hugely successful: recycling volumes are reportedly up over 10%, representing more than 50 tons a week extra being recycled - good news for Bath residents, for the City and fo

Conservatives move to strengthen Council investments: Lib Dems oppose

The Conservative administration in BathNES is seizing new opportunities granted to councils from central government to use income from sale of land and property to invest in additional income-generating assets and programmes.  The move is part of the effort to make the authority self-sufficient f

Council taking firm action to manage HMO proliferation

Plans to manage the growth and distribution of HMOs (Houses of Multiple Occupation) in Bath have been published by Bath & North East Somerset Council, and will be considered by the Council’s Cabinet on November 8.

Association says thanks for hard work

Bath Conservative Association has thanked all its members, campaigners and supporters for the efforts made to re-elect a Conservative Member of Parliament for Bath.

Lizzie takes Abbey seat for Bath Conservatives!

Lizzie Gladwyn has won the by-election for Abbey Ward, capturing the seat from the Greens.  It means she joins Cllr Peter Turner as one of the two Conservative councillors for the Bath city centre ward.

Assurances from Council on City Centre Waste Collections

Conservative by-election candidate for Abbey Ward, Lizzie Gladwyn, and the area’s local councillor, Peter Turner, have received assurances that the Leaders of B&NES Council are listening to feedback from city centre residents and resident associations over planned changes to waste collections

Lizzie Lobbies the Secretary of State

Lizzie Gladwyn, the Conservative candidate for the upcoming Council by-election in Abbey Ward in Bath's city centre, has taken residents' concerns directly to the ministerial level, having met with Sajid Javid, Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government.