Local News

A full house for the County Councillors in New Forest West

It was a clean sweep for New Forest West Conservatives in the Hampshire County Council elections as the results came in over night, and Michael White defeated Independent, Jacqui England, in the Lymington & Boldre seat she had held for 4 years.

Don't be too late to register to vote on May 4th!

Hampshire County Council elections will be held on Thursday 4th May.

If you are new to the area, or have recently moved home within the area, you will need to register or re-register to vote.

County Council Candidates - Membership Ballot Results

The results of the recent ballot of NFWCA members to select their candidates for Hampshire County Council elections on 4th May 2017.


Keith Mans


Edward Heron 


Election Campaign Is Full Steam Ahead In New Forest West

Conservative Parliamentary Candidate for New Forest West, Rt Hon Desmond Swayme TD (pictured here with Association Chairman, Philip Daubeney, and Desmond's dog Snoopy), and Conservative candidates for New Forest District Council and local town and parich councils have been out and about delivering leaflets and meeting residents in the run up to the General Election and Council Elections on May 7th. If you have not yet registered to vote, please click on the red box below. If you can give a hand with the campaign, please contact us on 01425-629844. And Vote Conservative on May 7th. The stakes could not be higher!

By-Election Victory

Conservatives win local by-election. Massive defeat for UKIP!

Hampshire County Council elections - Thursday 2nd May

The elections for Hampshire County Council will be held on 2nd May. Find out who your local Conservative candidate is and read their manifesto, and find out how to register on the electoral role or organise a postal or proxy vote on our election news page.

Coach trip to Parliament! November 19th

Sorry. Now cancelled, but will be rescheduled for 2013!Once again Barton & Becton branch are organising a day trip by coach to Parliament, the last one in January being a huge success.  Trip will include a guided tour and also time for a little Christmas shopping. Read more!

NFWCA Cllr Mel Kendal chosen as candidate for Hants & IOW Police & Crime Commissioner

NFWCA County Councillor Mel Kendal has been selected as one of six Conservative candidates for Police & Crime Commissioner for Hampshire and the Isle of Wight area. There will be an 'open primary' public vote on Saturday 16th June in Fareham to narrow down the six candidates to two. Please read more about how to register to vote in the full News Story below, and also read Mel's letter, outlining his vision for the role.