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Maggie Throup: “Stop Playing Politics with Our Station”

Local campaigner and Prospective MP for Erewash Maggie Throup has called on Labour-run Derbyshire County Council to stop playing politics with Ilkeston’s new train station after the authority announced further delays to the project.

Speculation on East Midlands HS2 Hub at Breaston

Over recent days there have been many rumours that the East Midlands HS2 Hub could be located at Breaston rather than at Toton. This is speculation at the moment and it is anticipated there will be further news on Monday 27th October.

Maggie meets Bombardier Apprentices

Prospective MP Maggie Throup recently met with Bombardier Apprentices to find out how apprenticeship schemes are helping more people into work and at the same time continue their learning.

Maggie welcomes loan support for new businesses in Erewash

Maggie Throup, Prospective MP for Erewash has welcomed new figures which show the Government’s Start-Up Loans scheme has so far supported 26 people in Erewash with the ideas and determination to start a new business 

Maggie welcomes longer GP Surgery Hours

Maggie Throup, Erewash’s Prospective Conservative MP and ex-NHS worker has spoken out in support of extended opening hours at GP surgeries in both Ilkeston and Long Eaton.