A two-horse race in Eastleigh Borough!

People across Eastleigh Borough know that the choice locally is between Mike Thornton’s Lib Dems and the Conservatives. Labour and UKIP aren’t serious contenders and have no Borough Councillors here. Bookmakers William Hill has placed Labour out of the race, at 100-1 to win our constituency at the General Election. Read more

Liberal Democrats are helping people get back into work – Thornton

Liberal Democrats are helping people get back into work – Thornton

The number of people claiming Jobseeker’s Allowance in Eastleigh Borough has fallen by 834 people in the last three years - a drop of nearly 60%.

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Cable voices concerns over 'last village bank' closure

Cable voices concerns over 'last village bank' closure

The UK Business Secretary has questioned a bank's decision to close the last bank branch in a Hampshire village. In a recent meeting (pictured), Jason Judd, who runs the Oven Door Bakery in Botley Road, and Fair Oak’s MP Mike Thornton discussed Natwest’s controversial decision to close Fair Oa...

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Cherbourg Pupils' message to PM: Education for all please!

Cherbourg Pupils' message to PM: Education for all please!

Pupils from Cherbourg Primary School in Eastleigh are campaigning to make sure millions of children get the chance to go to school across the world. The children have asked their local MP Mike Thornton to deliver their messages to the Prime Minister David Cameron and other world leaders to ensur...

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School cricket team set for Ageas Bowl debut

School cricket team set for Ageas Bowl debut

7 lucky schoolchildren from Nightingale Primary school in Eastleigh are set to enjoy a day's cricket at the world-famous Ageas Bowl, thanks to Royal London and their local MP Mike Thornton.

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Stop the Conservative OAP alarm cuts!

Stop the Conservative OAP alarm cuts!

Join Mike's fight to stop Conservative cuts to vital support and alarm services for thousands of local pensioners

More local jobs and apprenticeships

More local jobs and apprenticeships

Mike's helped boost the number of local apprenticeships to 3440 since 2010 - help his campaign for even more!

Stop the Hamble gravel pit

Stop the Hamble gravel pit

Across our borough Mike Thornton & the Eastleigh Lib Dems are fighting to protect the green gaps between our villages

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About Mike

I want to take a moment to explain to you why I feel so privileged to be the MP for our area. I've lived here in Bishopstoke for over twenty years. My family and I love living here amongst good friends and neighbours. We're members of our local church and both play an active role in our community. I'm proud to be part of the local Lib Dem Team that's put together a twenty year record of delivery for people in our area. Read more