Local News

Maggie champions Long Eaton’s upholsterers

On Wednesday (24th January 2019), Erewash MP Maggie Throup secured a debate in Parliament to discuss the important contribution furniture manufacturers make to the UK economy.

STATEMENT - Meaningful Vote Result

Whilst yesterday evening’s vote by the House of Commons to reject the proposed Withdrawal Agreement in its current form was disappointing, I fully respect the outcome and look forward to hearing how the Prime Minister plans to move forward with Brexit preparations when she returns to make a State

HS2 Consultation deadline extension confirmed for Erewash residents

It has been confirmed that residents living in Erewash will now have until Monday 7th January 2019 to submit their responses to the public consultation on HS2’s working draft Environmental Statement for Phase 2b Public Consultation via local MP Maggie Throup.

STATEMENT - CONFIDENCE VOTE RESULT

Following this evening’s confidence vote in the Leader of the Conservative and Unionist Party, Maggie Throup, Member of Parliament for Erewash has issued the following statement:

I am delighted with the result of this evening’s confidence vote in the Prime Minister.

Maggie plants Commonwealth Canopy

Maggie Throup, Member of Parliament for Erewash was joined by members of ‘Friends of Victoria Park’ to plant five trees as part of the Queen’s Commonwealth Canopy project.

MP urges older people In Erewash to get Flu Jab

Erewash MP Maggie Throup has joined England’s Chief Nursing Officer and Chief Medical Officer in urging residents aged 65 and over to take up their free NHS flu vaccination before winter sets in.

Children run a mile with Maggie

Maggie Throup, Member of Parliament for Erewash, joined pupils at Ladywood Primary School in Kirk Hallam to run their ‘Daily Mile’ with them.

Radio Link scheme praised by Minister

Victoria Atkins, Home Minister visited Long Eaton recently, to meet with the Erewash Partnership and local police to discuss the Radio Link scheme that is helping to keep Erewash’s high streets safe.