Did you stay up for the election results?
Congratulations to all of our new and re-elected MPs for triumphing at the polls in one of the most momentous general elections in recent memory.
Commiserations must go to all of those candidates who missed out.
A majority Government must be good news as it removes all of the uncertainty which would have come with post election wrangles and even the prospect of a second election this year.
Indeed, the pound soared last night even after the exit poll results were announced, and shares rose sharply when the Stock Exchange opened this morning.
Now those in power must follow through on their promises, and ensure that nothing is done to jeopardise the economic recovery but also create conditions to help businesses thrive with the goal of sustainable, long-term economic growth.
We’ll be watching carefully to see what the election means for the property market and construction industry nationally and locally as well as the impact of our newly elected MPs in the Portsmouth area.
Visit the Portsmouth News website at http://www.portsmouth.co.uk/live/event?1216406 and the BBC at http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk for more about the 2015 election and what it means to you.
Congratulations to all of our new and re-elected MPs for triumphing at the polls in one of the most momentous…