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Eat Out To Help Out - Where can you go to eat?

Please search here for the local restaurants within a 5 mile radius of your postcode, or your stay-cation holiday destination; where you can eat at a discount and help the economy and traders weather the pandemic uncertainties.


How does the scheme work?

COVID-19 Face Shields available from Ferndown-based Company medworx

I wish to bring to your urgent attention the good news that a local family business headquartered in Ferndown is now producing over 100,000 face shields a week for use in hospitals, care settings and by others who need to protect their faces from airborne virus.  Mauveworx, which is the parent co

COVID-19 Local Food Delivery Services

Many constituents are still expressing concern about the difficulty in obtaining food deliveries.  It is worth remembering that smaller shops are often most flexible in responding to local changes in demand.  To that end I set out below a list of businesses together with their contact details wil

Chris celebrated "The Great Escape" at Highcliffe Castle

Highcliffe Conservatives hosted a sellout Brexit Day Celebration Dinner on 31st January 2020 to mark this historic event. 

Chris was delighted to attend the event and speak about "Our Great Escape, enabling us to take back control of our laws, money, borders and trade".


'Long Live The Local' Wins Chris's Support

Chris is joining other MPs in calling on the Chancellor in his budget on the 11th of March to consider a cut in beer duty.

UK beer duty is three times higher than the EU average and the rate of 54p for a pint of 5% beer is eleven times higher than in Germany or Spain.

Brexit Day Celebration Dinner

Christchurch Conservatives are preparing a major celebration to mark Brexit on the 31st of January 2020.

They are holding a traditional dinner of British food to mark the occasion.

They will be joined by Chris Chope and his wife Christo. 

Chris Chope Supports More Front-line Police for Dorset

Chris Chope has given his support to the campaign by David Sidwick Dorset's Prospective Conservative Candidate to be Police & Crime Commissioner to ensure that Dorset Police provide better value for money.