Local News

Let us know what your priorities are

South Derbyshire Conservatives have today launched an online survey for local residents to give their views on both local and national issues.

Church Gresley Action Day

We braved the wind today to go out surveying local residents of Castleton Park in support of our Church Gresley candidates, Stuart Swann, Aden Hallam and Jane Perry.

We got an excellent response on the doorstep and will be looking into the concerns raised.


Newhall and Stanton Action Day

Our Newhall and Stanton Team, Barry Woods and David Lewis, were out surveying residents in Stanton yesterday afternoon.

They got a great reception on the doorsteps and will be looking into your local concerns.

Swadlincote Action Day

We were out campaigning in Swadlincote on Saturday, updating the local community on what your local Conservatives have been doing in the area!

Melbourne Action Day

We had a great turnout on Saturday supporting our Melbourne team, Martin Fitzpatrick and Jim Hewlett.

Engaging with local residents about the issues that matter to them and the importance of electing Conservatives in May who deliver for residents.

Conservative Dan Pegg Wins Linton Ward By-Election

We are delighted to announce that Conservative candidate, Dan Pegg, has been elected to South Derbyshire District Council after the by-election in Linton Ward.

Dan polled 63% of the vote and has a majority of 297.

Cllr Robert Wheeler

It is with great sadness that we must announce that Cllr Robert Wheeler passed away on Saturday 11th August 2018 at the Royal Derby Hospital following a battle with cancer.

Local Conservatives Help Out with Church Gresley Litter Pick

Last weekend, MP for South Derbyshire, Heather Wheeler, together with Councillors David Muller, Julie Patten and Stuart Swann lent a hand as part of Keep Britain Tidy’s Great British Litter Pick campaign in Castleton Park, Church Gresley.