Notes / 2018 Party conference – MONDAY

A strong economy

On the second day of the Conservative Party Conference, we’ve been continuing to show how we are building a stronger, fairer country with real opportunity.

More high-quality apprenticeships

We want to help businesses train the workers of the future as well as giving older workers the skills they need in a changing economy. We’re doubling funding for apprenticeships to £2.45 billion by 2019-20.

Notes / 2018 Party conference – SUNDAY


To realise our country’s great potential after Brexit there’s action we need to take at home, from making our economy truly work for everyone to healing the divisions caused by Brexit and the Scottish independence referendum.

Our Local Plan approved – at last

The much-delayed South Cambridgeshire Local Plan, approved by the independent Inspector on 3rd September, was given final approval by South Cambs District Council at a Full Council meeting on 27th September.