George Freeman appointed CPF Chairman

The Prime Minister has appointed George Freeman, the MP for Mid Norfolk, as the Chairman of the CPF and Chair of the Prime Minister's Policy Board.

Housing paper submissions summary

The first CPF discussion paper since the general election was well received. This explored the topic of housing and responses were submitted by CPF groups representing 119 constituencies and over 790 members across the country.

Visit to Eddisbury

As an excellent start to August for the CPF, Hannah David was delighted to be invited to speak to Party members in the Eddisbury constituency, Cheshire. The purpose of the meeting was to explain the importance of the CPF for the voluntary party and for a CPF debate to be held.

Young Professionals – The QV group, Pimlico

QV is a new group of young Conservative professionals (aged 20-35) who hope to meet together regularly in London to discuss current affairs and getting more involved within Conservative politics.

CPF Programme Update

The CPF congratulates Theresa May on becoming our new Prime Minister. We all wish her every success in leading the country through the exciting times ahead.

Summer discussions update

The CPF has sent to the Rt Hon Greg Clark MP for his consideration a summary of CPF groups' responses to the recent housing paper.

Visit to Hong Kong

Hannah David was delighted to meet with representatives of Hong Kong’s Conservatives last week.

Visit to Yorkshire and Humber

Last weekend, Hannah David was delighted to attend Leeds to speak at a Yorkshire and Humber committee meeting and to update them on CPF activity.

CPF Devolved

Following our visit earlier this year to Northern Ireland, members of the CPF management team have met this past week with the CPF Regional Coordinators for both Wales and Scotland, Lyndon Jones and Marek Zemanik.

Bursting with ideas

Now that the elections of early May are behind us, it has been encouraging to see responses to the discussion paper on housing being submitted each day from CPF Groups around the country. The CPF team has also been pleased to help old groups to re-launch and new ones to form.