Firearms Legislation

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Date: Wed 28th August 2013 The convictions and resulting sentences following the trial of those involved in the shooting of Kevin McKinley have prompted much debate and discussion. There have been arguments about whether the convictions were the right ones, or if the sentences were of the right length. Whatever…

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Kevin McKinley

Date: Wed 28th August 2013 I welcome the verdict convicting Michaela Sargeant of the manslaughter of Kevin McKinley and the conviction of Lewis Wickenden for assisting an offender. This incident shocked the whole of Dartford. Thankfully incidents of this nature are incredibly rare here and it is worth noting that…

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House Building

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Date: Wed 21st August 2013 Detailed planning consent has now been given for the first few dozen houses to be built in the Eastern Quarry. These houses will form the first of some 6,000 new homes in what is now being called Ebbsfleet Valley.  This huge project will also provide space for…

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Immigration

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Date: Sun 18th August 2013  A very emotive issue that I am often asked about concerns the levels of immigration in to this country. Having a controlled immigration system is essential. Our GP surgeries,  housing provision and other public services cannot tolerate large numbers of people coming into our country…

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