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HIgh Quality and Good Value Council Services

Local government services in Crawley are provided under what is known as ‘two-tier’ with two councils, namely West Sussex County Council and Crawley Borough Council. The broader and larger services such as education, adult social care, fire & rescue, children’s services and highways & transport are provided by the County Council. This equates to roughly 80% of our local government services, hence most of our council tax. Local services such as housing, street cleaning and refuse collections are provided by Crawley Borough Council.

Rising CO2 Emissions - An Inconvenient Truth

The ever-increasing release of CO2 into the atmosphere is very concerning and needs tackling urgently, because the best available science to us predicts very serious and irreversible consequences for our planet through climate change.

Crawley MP welcomes Biggest Ever Increase to the National Living Wage

Henry Smith MP has welcomed the news that more than 188,000 people in south east England working on the National Living Wage are receiving a 5 per cent pay rise, worth an extra £690 over the course of the year, in the biggest pay rise for low paid workers in 20 years.

Helping Working People

One of the key differences between the Labour and Conservative parties is that Labour like to make people dependent on the state while the Conservatives like to free people from state dependency. The former is about control over people’s lives and the latter about liberation.

The Crawley Messenger

The Crawley Messenger promoting a positive Conservative agenda for Crawley and the Borough Council Elections on Thursday 2nd May.