Peterborough councillors visit Downing Street

On Thursday 21st September two local Councillors were invited to attend a meeting with Prime Minister Theresa May at Downing Street.

Peterborough Conservatives Chairman and Park Ward Councillor, John Peach along with Deputy Chairman Political, and West Ward Councillor, Wayne Fitzgerald were recently invited to attend a reception with the Prime Minister, Theresa May at 10 Downing Street on Thursday 21st September.

Sir Patrick McLoughlin, Party Chairman, introduced Mrs May by saying she had flown in from a United Nations meeting in New York that morning and was soon leaving for Florence to give a key speech on Brexit.

Mrs May thanked the Associations for their hard work and commented on the disappointment of the general election – but stressed how essential it is we work together for the whole country, going on to talk about the importance of the party conference the week after next and key negations with the EU.

"It was an honour to meet and talk to the Prime Minister in Downing Street and see the cabinet and state rooms and to hear her speaking on the current issues being discussed in government. I even met Larry, the Downing Street cat," said John.