Local News

Ambition for Ifield West

Almost two years of work by Ifield Councillor Ali Burke and Crawley Borough Council officers, has resulted in a successful bid of £750,000 to the Budget Advisory Group for funds to be invested in Ifield West – which Cabinet on 8th February is asked to approve as a recommendation to the budget-making Full Council on 29th February. 

Welcome to Wilkinson

We welcome Wilkinson to Crawley.  The homeware store is due to set up shop on the former T J Hughes site this summer.

Lottery Success for Worth Park Gardens

Worth Park Gardens, in Pound Hill, is a site of national heritage significance.  Working with the Friends of Worth Park Gardens, Crawley Borough Council has been successful in securing a HLF (Heritage Lottery Fund) grant of £2.42 million.

New Stand for Crawley Town Football Club

Our very successful Crawley Town Football Club is to get a new 2,000-seater stand, to increase ground capacity, following its great achievements in competiton.

Achievements of your Conservative Crawley Borough Council

Conservatives took control of Crawley Borough Council in May 2006, for the first time since its creation in 1974.  After our first five and a half years, we can look back on an impressive track record of achievement.

Go Ahead for Kilnwood Vale

The new Kilnwood Vale neighbourhood, west of Bewbush, is to go ahead.  This is the result of great partnership working between Crawley Borough Council, Horsham District Council and the developers.   

Crawley Conservatives launch new website

Thank you for your support at the last election. Because of you, David Cameron is the first Conservative Prime Minister in 13 years and the Government’s plans to build a strong economy and a big society are in full swing. Now, to help us communicate with you, we've launched this new local website.

Freedom of Speech

 The Deputy Prime Minister, Nick Clegg, has made the welcome announcement thatBritain’s libel laws are to be reviewed.  WhileBritain is a great bastion of freedom of speech, this concept is undermined by some aspects of our defamation laws that leave us open to ridicule.