Welcome to our site Damian Collins MP and all Conservative Councillors extend a warm welcome to visitors to the Folkestone & Hythe Conservative website - covering: Folkestone, Hythe, New Romney, Romney Marsh, Lydd, Dymchurch, Lyminge, Elham and Saxon Shore. Featured Story Conservative website url changed to reflect new District name.Friday, 13 April, 2018 As of the beginning of April, Shepway District Council changed the name of the District Council to Folkestone & Hythe District Council. Read news story Local News Boosting Kent’s frontline – up to 200 more Police Officers and 80 more Police staff Today I am announcing my draft funding proposals for Kent Police for 2018/19. … A Christmas Message from Kent Police and Crime Commissioner Many thanks for all your support for the Office of Kent Police and Crime… Merry Christmas Folkestone and Hythe Conservatives send their best wishes for a Merry Christmas… More local news National News Youth unemployment has halved since 2010 Youth unemployment has halved since 2010; real wages for workers have grown for the seventh consecutive month; overall unemployment is at its lowest since 1975. 5 ways we’re helping families with the cost of living 5 ways we’re helping families with the cost of living We’re working to give mental health the same priority as physical health We’re working to give mental health the same priority as physical health More national news Tweets by DamianCollins Get email updates Stay informed on the latest news. Your email First name Last name Postcode Your contact details are used in accordance with our Data Collection and Use policy. By clicking this button you agree to your email address being used in accordance with that policy.