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Getting off at the right bus stop is like “playing a game of chance”, says guide dog owner Linda, about her experiences navigating the bus network without sight.

Conor Burns MP got a chance to experience for himself why people with sight loss need audio-visual announcements (AV) on buses, through playing a memory game, at the Conservative Party conference last month.

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25th October 2014

Recently released figures from the independent Office for National Statistics show that Britain saw its largest annual decline in national unemployment figures in recorded history this year, with unemployment falling below 2 million for the first time since Labour’s Great Recession. The success of the Conservative government’s welfare reforms and long term economic plan has seen unemployment fall to 6 per cent, its lowest levels since 2008. It fell by 538,000 in the last year alone.

25th October 2014

Conor Burns MP has welcomed news that crime is falling. Crime recorded by the police in Dorset has fallen by 21 per cent since 2010.

25th October 2014

Conor Burns, Member of Parliament for Bournemouth West, has pledged to help eradicate the inequalities men with prostate cancer face after speaking with campaigners at the Conservative Party conference in Birmingham last month.

What has Conor been up to?

Conor's local map

Conor Burns is the Conservative Member of Parliament for Bournemouth West, Branksome East and Alderney. He lives in Westbourne in Bournemouth West. He has pledged to be a community-focused MP who works as a voice in Westminster for his constituents, putting them before anything else.

Conor's constituency is a new one, including Bournemouth West, parts of Branksome, the Bourne Valley and Alderney in Poole. The area is diverse, with urban and rural neighbourhoods and a population of young families, key workers, students and pensioners.

Click on the map to see where he's been.

Promoted by Andrew Morgan on behalf of Bournemouth West Conservatives both at 135 Hankinson Road, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH9 1HR