Local News

Maggie wants to know where you want to cycle

Following the Transport Secretary’s announcement that there will be significant investments in transport, local MP Maggie Throup wants to know where new cycle routes would help Erewash residents cycle for work or pleasure.

STATEMENT - Dominic Cummings

None of us could have foreseen the circumstances of the past few months and the collective effort within our communities to support the vulnerable and our fellow residents has been incredible.

Springfield Mill

I am aware of the developing situation at Springfield Mill in Sandiacre and have spoken to both the Chief Fire Officer and the relevant Government Minister to ensure that help and support is being co-ordinated for those affected.

UPDATE: Ladycross House Local Authority care home

Erewash MP Maggie Throup has written to the Leader of Derbyshire County Council, Cllr. Barry Lewis, to request that the Authority immediately suspends its public consultation into the closure of care homes across Derbyshire for the duration of the Coronavirus pandemic.

STATEMENT - High Speed 2 (HS2) Rail Project

Following the Government’s decision to proceed with the High Speed 2 (HS2) rail project, Maggie Throup MP, Member of Parliament for Erewash has released the following statement:

‘Save Ladycross House’ campaign launched

Erewash MP Maggie Throup has begun her bid to save Ladycross House Local Authority Care Home from closure, with the launch of an official petition which will be presented to Parliament.