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Local people back Maggie to fight for Erewash

Maggie Throup, Member of Parliament for Erewash has been unanimously endorsed by local people to fight the seat for the Conservatives at the forthcoming General Election.

CLARIFICATION: Maggie to meet HS2 Campaigners

As you will no doubt be aware, Parliament is shortly to dissolve in readiness for the General Election on Thursday 8th June. Consequently Maggie will cease to be the Member of Parliament for Erewash from 12.01am on Wednesday 3rd May 2017.

Local MP thanked for Support for Lifesaving Campaign

Maggie Throup, MP for Erewash, attended a thank you event in Parliament hosted by Anthony Nolan, in recognition of her support for the blood cancer charity’s successful campaign to fund a lifesaving treatment.

Maggie takes action over park vandalism

Local MP Maggie Throup is to hold an urgent meeting with Borough Council Chiefs over the vandalism of a number of saplings in Long Eaton's West Park.

Maggie has arranged to meet Council Leader Cllr Chris Corbett, to press him for a solution to tackle the problem.

STATEMENT: General Election

Responding to today’s announcement by the Prime Minister that she is to seek Parliamentary approval to hold a General Election on Thursday 8th June 2017, Maggie Throup, Member of Parliament for Erewash has released the following statement:

Maggie's backing for Stroke treatment pays off

Just six weeks ago, Maggie Throup, Member of Parliament for Erewash asked the Prime Minister, Theresa May if she would authorise the commissioning of a new treatment for stroke patients, mechanical thrombectomy.

Maggie Throup MP takes the wheel at Toyota

On Friday 7 April, Maggie Throup, MP for Erewash, visited Toyota Motor Manufacturing (UK) Ltd at their vehicle manufacturing plant in Burnaston, Derbyshire.

Next stop Ilkeston!

Erewash MP Maggie used Transport Questions in the House of Commons to celebrate the forthcoming opening of Ilkeston’s new railway station this Sunday (2nd April).

A Plan for Britain, a Plan for Erewash

The Prime Minister has triggered Article 50 beginning the process of Britain’s withdrawal from the European Union and building a country that works for everyone in Erewash.