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Maggie and Jessica sleep out for Charity

Erewash MP, Jessica Lee, and local Conservative Parliamentary Candidate, Maggie Throup, recently joined The Mayor of Erewash and other fundraisers for an overnight charity sleep out in support of homeless charity, The Canaan Trust.

Maggie backs Road Safety Competition

Maggie Throup, Conservative Parliamentary Candidate for Erewash is urging local schools to get involved in a new road safety competition.

Maggie welcomes new measures to back Midlands' savers

Maggie has welcomed dramatic new help announced in the Budget for savers across the Midlands, helping those people who want to save for a home, save for their family or save for their retirement.

Maggie Cycles to Success

Maggie was part of the British Cycling volunteer team nominated for a prestigious local sports award at an Awards Ceremony held last night (7th November 2013).

Maggie gardens with Clean Fingers

Maggie Throup put her gardening skills to good use when she found out more about the charity 'Thrive'. At the same time Maggie packed a garden starter box to help the charity which supports people recovering from a stroke or heart attack.

Maggie signs the Wall

Maggie Throup showed her commitment to social action when she signed the 'Social Action Wall; at the Conservative Party Conference. Delegates were asked to graffiti the wall with any voluntary work they carried out.

Maggie hits the Big Climb

Wow! What an amazing sense of achievement tonight - I've just cycled the longest continuous climb in England - Cragg Vale. This is a 968 ft climb over 5½ miles – 43 minutes up – 12 minutes down!

Maggie pays tribute to Lady Thatcher

Conservative campaigner and successful businesswoman Maggie Throup paid tribute to the late Baroness Thatcher, known by so many as Maggie T.