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VICTORY FOR HAZELWOOD RESIDENTS

After a five month campaign during which Erewash MP Maggie Throup took the issue to the very top of Government, Derbyshire County Council has today announced that Hazelwood Care Home in Cotmanhay will remain open indefinitely until a brand new facility is built for the community.

Maggie Appointed PPS to Health & Social Care Ministers

Erewash Member of Parliament Maggie Throup has been appointed as the Parliamentary Private Secretary (PPS) to Ministers in the Department of Health and Social Care.

Maggie was first elected as an MP in 2015 and comfortably held her seat in the General Election in June last year.

STATEMENT: NHS Winter Pressures

Maggie Throup MP, Member of Parliament for Erewash and Member of The Health Select Committee has released the following statement regarding NHS winter pressures.

A number of residents have contacted me about the NHS and I thought it would be helpful to send an update for everyone.

Maggie Launches Kind Coats Campaign

Erewash MP Maggie Throup is calling for donations of coats to help those who are less fortunate in our community to keep warm this winter.

Budget victory on STP funding

Erewash MP and Health Select Committee Member Maggie Throup has claimed victory after the Chancellor announced an extra £2.6 Billion in his Autumn Budget to support the NHS’s Sustainability and Transformation Partnerships (STPs).

Date set for Hazelwood meeting

Erewash MP Maggie Throup has confirmed that her meeting with Social Care Minister Marcus Jones MP to discuss the proposed closure of Hazelwood care home will take place on Wednesday 15th November 2017.

Maggie demands action over Long Eaton gridlock

Erewash MP Maggie Throup has written to Derbyshire County Council on behalf of local residents, to urge them to take action to avoid a repeat of roadworks that have brought large parts of Long Eaton to a standstill.  

Speaking about the ongoing problem, Maggie said: