Wantage & Didcot Conservatives South Oxfordshire Conservatives North Oxfordshire Conservatives Witney & West Oxfordshire Conservatives Oxford West & Abingdon Conservatives Oxford East Conservatives National News Living Wage helps 300,000 out of low pay The number of workers on low pay in the UK has fallen by more than 300,000 following the Conservatives’ introduction of the national living wage, a think tank says. Theresa May's Speech to Conservative Party Conference THE GENERAL ELECTION “A little over forty years ago in a small village in Oxfordshire, I signed up to be a member of the Conservative Party. David Gauke Conference Speech “In 2010, our economy faced a crisis. We were borrowing more than at any time in our peace time history. Unemployment had risen by nearly 850,000 in the previous two years, we had just under 4 million workless households. More national news Follow us on Twitter Tweets by @oxontories Sign-up to hear more Stay informed on the latest news. Your email First name Last name Postcode Your contact details are used in accordance with our Data Collection and Use policy. By clicking this button you agree to your email address being used in accordance with that policy.