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.

Maggie welcomes £58,823,117 Government investment in local schools

Local MP Maggie Throup has welcomed a £58,823,117.00 Government investment in schools across Erewash– the largest funding boost in a decade, levelling up per pupil funding to ensure that all schools have the right investment to deliver an outstanding education.

Government boosts police ranks in Derbyshire

Derbyshire is set for a huge boost in police numbers as part of the Government’s wider commitment to recruit 20,000 new officers across England and Wales by 2022-23.

Queen’s Speech 2019 – A roadmap for a brighter future

Her Majesty the Queen has today (Monday 14th October 2019) officially opened the new session of Parliament, delivering a speech setting out the Government’s legislative programme for the forthcoming year.

Erewash MP Maggie Throup welcomed the speech, saying: