Friday, 10 September 2021

Gravesham Curry Night with Gareth Johnson MP (Dartford) - Friday 8 October 2021


Members and their guests are warmly invited to join Gravesham Conservatives for a Curry Night with Guest Speaker, Gareth Johnson MP (Dartford).

This will be held on Friday 8 October 2021 at V's Punjabi Grill, The Canal Tavern, Gravesend DA12 2RS. Reception drinks 7pm for dinner at 7.30pm. 

Tickets: £27.50 (plus 50p booking fee) for three course meal.
There will be a cash bar and a raffle in aid of campaign funds. 

To reserve your tickets please use the payment button below.

If you would rather pay by cheque, please send a cheque for £27.50pp (payable to GCA) to Campaign HQ, Suite 2, Business Centre, Commercial Road, Paddock Wood TN12 6EN. Please wrote Gravesham Curry Night on the reverse of your cheque.


 
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Thursday, 9 September 2021

Castle Branch Dinner with Tom Tugendhat MBE MP (Friday 22 October 2021)

 


Members and their guests are warmly invited to the annual Castle Branch Dinner with Guest Speaker: Tom Tugendhat MBE MP. 

This will be held on Friday 22 October 2021 at the Rose & Crown, High Street, Tonbridge TN9 1DD. Reception drinks 7pm for dinner at 7.30pm. 

Tickets: £27.50 (plus 50p booking fee)

To reserve your tickets please use the payment button below. We will then send you a confirmation letter/email and invite you to select your menu choices from the options below.

This is one of the most popular events in the association calendar, so early booking is strongly recommended. 


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Slow Braised Navarin  of Lamb

Thyme Roasted Root Vegetables

 

Fillet of Salmon with a Soft Herb Crumb

Dill, New Potato Galette, Lemon Butter Sauce

 

Confit Red Onion, Vine Tomato and Blue Cheese Tart

 

Medley of Vegetables

 

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Sticky Toffee Pudding

Caramel Sauce, Vanilla Ice Cream

 

Individual Lemon Meringue Pie

Fresh Cream

 

Trio of Cheese

Chutney and Biscuits

 

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Freshly Brewed Coffee/tea and Mint Crisp

Tuesday, 7 September 2021

Aylesford Conservatives' Wine Tasting - Friday 24 September 2021


Aylesford Branch Conservatives are pleased to invite you to join Dougie Dick from Shepherd Neame (Britain's oldest brewery) for an evening of tasting wine, drinking wine and concluding with a light-hearted quiz about wine!

Dougie will be bringing five wines for guests to sample and will talk through their appearance, aroma, taste and finish.  There will also be a cheeseboard to enjoy, with specially selected cheeses to match the wines.

The event will be held on Friday 24 September 2021 at 7pm at Aylesford Rugby Club, Hall Road, Aylesford ME20 7DS. 

Tickets are just £15 to include wine tasting, tutorial, quiz and cheeseboard. and, of course, there will be a raffle!

All profits will be donated to the Chatham & Aylesford Conservative Association Campaign Appeal. 


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Tonbridge Branch Quiz Night - Wednesday 13 October 2021

 


A welcome return to the ever-popular Tonbridge Branch Quiz Night which will be held this year on Wednesday 13 Ocrtober 2021 at the Six-in-One Club, Northwood Road, Tonbridge TN10 3HH. 

Doors open 7pm with the quiz starting promptly at 7.30pm.  

Host and quizmaster: James Lark

Tickets are just £13.00 per person (inclusive of fish and chips or sausage and chips or vegetarian alternative). 

Please click the link HERE to order your food at the same time as paying for your tickets.  

Ideally teams of six but if you cannot make up a team, the host will match you up with other "stragglers" on the night!

Please note:

1. If you woud prefer to pay by cheque please make it payable to T&MCA and send it to Conservative Campaign HQ, Suite 2, Business Centre, Paddock Wood TN12 6EN. Please write Tonbridge Quiz on the reverse. 

2. Please do not bring your own drinks/nibbles to the event. The branch are given use of the club free of charge on the understanding that attendees purchase dribks from the bar. 

Thank you

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Tuesday, 31 August 2021

Faversham & Mid Kent Conservatives Autumn Campaign Appeal


Please use the button below to donate to the Faversham & Mid Kent Conservative's Autumn Campaign Appeal.

Thank you


Click HERE to make a donation

Monday, 30 August 2021

Dinner with Harvey Proctor

Chatham & Aylesford Conservative Association
The Chairman's Dinner
Thursday 4 November 2021 at 7pm

Guest of Honour: Harvey Proctor


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Wednesday, 28 July 2021

Maidstone & the Weald Victory Barbecue

Date of Event: Sunday 29 August 2021
Venue: Ashley house, Thorn Road, Marden TN12 9LW
Time: 1pm


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Tuesday, 27 July 2021

Victory Appeal for Princes Park By Election

 


Victory Appeal - fighting and winning Princes Park by-election cost the Chatham & Aylesford Conservative Association over £1,000, money not in our budget as this by-election was never anticipated. 

A small donation towards the costs would be greatly appreciated.

Thank you

Andrew Kennedy
Chairman






Promoted and distributed electronically by Cllr David Wildey on behalf of Robbie Lammas all at Suite 2, Business Centre, Commercial Road, Paddock Wood TN12 6EN 

Monday, 26 July 2021

Join the Kent Patrons' Club today


We hope you enjoyed attending the recent Patrons' Club Garden Party at Marden with Jo Gideon MP as Guest of Honour.

If you would like to join the Patrons' Club as a full member, please use the link below to pay your subscription by credit / debit card or PayPal. 

The usual subscription is:

  • £200 for a single Patrons' Club membership, or 
  • £300 for joint Patrons' Club membership 

However as you paid to attend the Summer Garden Party we have deducted this amount from your annual fee. Therefore to join the Patrons' Club for the remainder of 2021 (and attend the annual dinner) the fee will be £175 for a single Patron or £250 for joint. 

If you would rather not use PayPal you are also welcome to send a cheque (for either £175 or £250) payable to Kent Conservative Patrons Club to :

Campaign HQ
Suite 2
Business Centre
Commercial Road
Paddock Wood TN12 6EN

Level of Membership

Wednesday, 21 July 2021

Thelma's Garden Party

SORRY - FULLY BOOKED




 

****EVENT SOLD OUT****

Thelma Huggett's Annual Garden Party is famous for two things:
  • Selling out fast
  • The generous hospitality for those lucky enpough to get a ticket!

We are delighted that after an unavoidable break in 2020 (for obvious reasons) the Garden Party is making a welcome return and will be held on Friday 6 August 2021 from 4pm - 6pm in the garden of Littledene, Liptraps Lane, Tunbridge Wells TN2 3AB

Tickets: £15.00 per person to include drinks and canapes. 

Please book below using a credit/debit card or PayPal.

If you would rather pay by cheque, please send a cheque for £15pp  payable to TWCA to:

Campaign HQ, Suite 2, Business Centre, Commercial Road, Paddock Wood TN12 6EN.

Please write Thelma's Garden Party on the reverse of your cheque. 

****EVENT SOLD OUT*****

Wednesday, 14 July 2021

Pimms Buffet Lunch


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Thursday, 17 June 2021

Kent Conservatives' 2021 Grand Summer Fundraiser

 


To save the cost of reply postage (and save you the time of writing out the counterfoils!) please buy your tickets online!

Click below to particpate. 

Good luck and thank you for your support

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Sunday, 6 June 2021

500+ Club 2021 Membership Renewal


The Kent 500+ Club was launched in 2015 with the aim of ensuring our local Members of Parliament had the money they needed to fight and win the next General Election. 

Our aim is to enrol a minimum of 500 members and supporters at
£30 per year. Provided the Club reaches 500 members it will, between now and the next General Election, raise an amazing £75,000. Half of this will be returned to members in prize money and the remaining half donated to our local Conservative Associations to help cover election costs.
  

The prize fund will be divided as follows
  • Monthly prizes of £50, £75, £100, £200 and £300
  • Every quarter a super £1,000
  • A Christmas bonus prize of £2,500
Total annual prize fund £17,000!


Membership of the 500 Club costs £30.00 per year and supporters may participate as many times as they wish. For example, one number in the draw costs £30, two numbers would cost £60 and so on. 

We are happy to accept payment by cheque. Please send your payment (payable to Kent 500 Club) to: Conservative Campaign HQ, Suite 2, Paddock Wood Business Centre, Commercial Road, Paddock Wood TN12 6EN. 

You can join the 500 Club online using our secure server using a debit or credit card by clicking on the link below.  Thank you and good luck! 


500 Club Membership

Monday, 17 May 2021

Dinner with Rt Hon Jacob Rees-Mogg MP

 



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Tuesday, 11 May 2021

The Patrons' Club





Join the Patrons' Club today!



Locally, the Conservative Party runs a popular and successful Patrons' Club. This is designed for those members who are able and willing to pay a higher than average subscription to support the work of the Conservative Party. In exchange for this enhanced support, Patrons are invited to two exclusive events each year:


A Champagne Reception in the home and gardens of one of our local members, where guests enjoy a wonderful Afternoon Tea or Canapes with free flowing Champagne. A local Member of Parliament is also present to speak to Patrons about the political events of the day.

The Winter Dinner at a prestigious London venue, such as the Athenaeum Club, the East India Club or the Army & Navy Club, where guests enjoy a three course meal and the opportunity to meet and hear from a high ranking member of the Conservative Party. Recent guests have included Boris Johnson, Theresa May, Priti Patel and Sajid Javid. 

Membership of the Patrons' Club costs 
  • £200 for a single member
  • £300 for a joint membership
To join the Patrons' Club (or to renew your membership if you are already a member) please send a cheque (payable to Conservative Patrons' Club) to West Kent Campaign HQ, Suite 3, Business Centre, Paddock Wood TN12 6EN. 

Alternatively, you are welcome to pay online using a credit or debit card via our PayPal link below. The online option does include a 5% surcharge to cover the costs levied by our card provider.

If you would like to pay annually by standing order, which saves us the cost of sending you a reminder and saves you the inconvenience of writing a cheque, please contact the office at westkentconservatives@gmail.com for the relevant paperwork. 

Friday, 23 April 2021

Kent Conservative Patrons' Club Summer Garden Party

 

Conservative Patrons Club

Summer Garden Party 2021
Friday 2 July at a venue in Marden from 6pm-8pm



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Wednesday, 14 April 2021

An Audience with the Home Secretary; Rt Hon Priti Patel MP


Maidstone & the Weald Conservatives are delighted to invite you to a very exclusive online event:

An Audience with the Home Scretary, the Rt Hon Priti Patel MP.

This will be held via Zoom on Friday 30th April 2021 starting at 7pm. The Home Secretary will be interviewed about policing, immigration and security post-Brexit by Maidstone & the Weald MP, Helen Grant. 

There will be plenty of time for questions at the conclusion of the interview. 

There is no fixred charge to attend but we are requesting a donation towards local Conservative Party funds We are happy for more than one person to watch the same Zoom link, but do please be as generous as possible as we need to raise £30,000 to the costs of our Kent CC election campaign. 

To make a donation and reserve your seat at the Zoom please click HERE


Thursday, 25 March 2021

An evening with Jackie "you have no authority here" Weaver

Monday 12 April 2021 at 7pm via Zoom.

AN AUDIENCE WITH JACKIE WEAVER



Organised by Chatham & Aylesford Conservatives on behalf of Matthew Scott's P&CC Election Campaign Appeal.
  • Just who is she and why was she there?
  • Had she read the Standing Orders?
  • Were they all as ghastly as they sounded?
  • What's happening now at Handforth Parish Council?
  • And most important - did she really have the authority?
Find out all this, and more!
No charge to attend, but a donation to Matthew Scott's Police & Crime Commissioner Campaign would be appreciated.

To donate and book you place at the Zoom please click below:


Thursday, 28 January 2021

An Evening with Alistair Stewart OBE

An Evening with Alistair Stewart OBE
Thursday 25 March 2021 at 7pm via Zoom

 


Alistair Stewart OBE is one of Britain's most respected and well known journalists and newsreaders. He has worked in TV journalism for 45 years, including 35 years as ITNs main newsreader (the longest serving newsreader on British television). 

Since retiring from ITN, Alistair has been a relief presenter on TalkRadio and dedicates his time to support his many adopted charities, including Kids for Kids (supporting child development in Darfur), he is a Patron of Naomi House & Jacksplace (hospices for children and young adults in Hampshire), an Ambassador for Action for Children and Patron of Brooke Hospital - a charity caring for injured and abused horses and donkeys.

In 2006 Alistair was made an Officer of the Order of the British Empire for services to broadcasting and charity. 

Alistair Stewart will be interviewed about his remarkable life on Zoom by Chatham & Aylesford MP, Tracey Crouch, on Thursday 25 March 2021. After the interview there will be 30 mins for Q&A with members. 

Donation to attend - see  below
We are not setting an entry price, but for every £1 donated above £5 will buy you a ticket in the draw! So a £10 donation will be your entry donation plus 5 tickets in the draw. Please be generous as we are raising funds for our Kent County Council election campaign. 

*This event is organised by Kent Conservative Group.

To book your place at the Zoom please click HERE


Tuesday, 5 January 2021

Malt Whisky Tasting

 


Following the huge success of our pre-Christmas gin tasting, I am now delighted to invite you to attend a tasting of five unique Malt Whiskies. This will be held at 7pm on Thursday 11 February 2021 via Zoom. 

I am delighted to confirm that this event will be also hosted by charming Charlie Echelin from Tonbridge based Maverick Drinks, who was such a success at the last event!

Tickets for this event will be £22.50 for a single attendee or £40.00 for two (sharing the same zoom log-in). Joint attendees will each receive their own set of Malt Whisky samples.

Participants will receive their tasting notes and samples through the post a week before the event. 

Please see below for a list of whiskies to be sampled and the tasting notes. 

To reserve your place at this event please use the payment button below. 

With best wishes for a happy, healthy and succesful New Year.

Andrew Kennedy


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