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Maggie pushes Chancellor on further road investment

Local MP Maggie Throup has renewed her efforts to secure backing for a new ‘Junction 25A’ of the M1 which would greatly help to reduce congestion throughout Erewash.

In a Parliamentary Question to the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Maggie asked:

Motives questioned over public meeting

Erewash MP Maggie Throup has questioned the motives behind the hastily-arranged public meeting about Corporation Road traffic, organised by a Labour Councillor just weeks before the Borough elections which take place on 2nd May.

Maggie calls for action to secure Britain’s future energy supply

This week, Erewash MP Maggie Throup contributed to an important Parliamentary debate about Small Modular Reactors (SMRs) and called on the Government to step up its support for this type of innovative nuclear technology being developed by UK firms, include Derby-based Rolls Royce.

STATEMENT - Substance Abuse & Community Safety

In recent days I have been contacted by a number of local residents regarding the Ilkeston Winter Shelter, and more specifically concerns about substance abuse in our town.