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Election 2017 - Thank you Cambridge!

It has been a month since the election, and the Cambridge City Conservative Association would like to thank all those who helped with our campaign. We would also like to give a huge thank you to our candidate, John Hayward.

 

Thank you!

THANK YOU to everyone who helped or voted for me and to those, particularly of other parties, who confided ahead of the result that they thought I deserved to win. Despite the campaign being twice overshadowed by terror, it has been a terrific month!

Science, Technology and Innovation Post-Brexit

Former geneticist and Conservative Parliamentary Candidate for Cambridge, Dr John Hayward, was invited to talk about the challenges and opportunities of the coming Brexit negotiations with staff at the University of Cambridge Chemistry Department.

Darker Side of Politics Exposed

Conservative Parliamentary Candidate‎ for Cambridge, Dr John Hayward, has warned that Cambridge is ceasing to be a safe space for free speech and public debate.  John spoke out after evidence emerged that Labour Party activists in Cambridge were co-ordinating on social media to deface and remove

Candidate has Three Bikes Stolen this Month

Conservative Parliamentary Candidate‎ for Cambridge, Dr John Hayward, his family and campaign team leaders have had three bikes stolen this month from the streets of Cambridge. That doesn't include‎ a fourth bike that another member of his team had stolen last week during a daytrip to London.

Labour Says Tories Could Win In Cambridge

Former Labour Minister Peter Hain tweeted during a recent visit to Cambridge that the city is a "vital marginal where vote for Lib Dems could even allow solid Tory vote to win".

Candidates Observe Minute’s Silence at Cambridge Mosque

Following the horrific attack in Manchester earlier this week, the three main parliamentary candidates for Cambridge attended Cambridge Mosque for Friday Prayers to observe a minute’s silence with the city’s Muslim community.

John Hayward Defends Wildlife

Conservative Parliamentary Candidate for Cambridge, Dr John Hayward, defended wildlife when challenged by anti-fox-hunting street campaigners earlier this week.

Thoughts on Manchester Bombing

Yesterday, before and after Cambridge's 11am vigil for Manchester at the Guildhall, several journalists asked me for my thoughts. This is what I told them.

The attack in Manchester is absolutely devastating.