British Foreign Minister William Hague yesterday met Conservatives Abroad Bahrain Chairman, Sandra Whitford and global Chairman of Conservatives Abroad, Heather Harper during the Manama Dialogue, which concludes today at the Ritz-Carlton Bahrain Hotel and Spa.
Rt.Hon. William Hague MP acknowledged the much valued support of all the Conservatives living and working abroad and congratulated Mrs Whitford on her achivement of recruiting the most new members in 2012 thus further strengthening the ties between the UK and the Kingdom.
Conservatives Abroad Bahrain comes under the umbrella of the Gulf Tories, which represents Conservative branches in Abu Dhabi, Bahrain, Dubai, Oman and Saudi Arabia.
In the photograph, Mr Hague, second from right, is joined by British Ambassador H.E. Iain Lindsay OBE, left, during the meeting with Sandy Whitford, centre, Leo Docherty CMEC, and Heather Harper, right.