Anna Soubry welcomes Government plans on Sentencing

Anna has given support to the Governments Bill to reform Legal Aid and Sentencing. The proposed legislation will both enable more community based sentences for criminals who commit less serious offences and tough new measures to make prison a place of work and rehabilitation. Anna criticised the last Governments legacy of over crowded prisons where … Continue reading Anna Soubry welcomes Government plans on Sentencing

Anna Soubry Speaks out in Parliament for Broxtowe’s Women’s Refuge

Anna asked a question of the Home Secretary, Theresa May MP, regarding Government Support for Women's Refuges. Anna said: Anna Soubry (Broxtowe) (Con): What steps is the Home Secretary taking in these difficult times to support the work of women’s refuges, such as the one in my constituency, in their important work? Mrs May: I am very … Continue reading Anna Soubry Speaks out in Parliament for Broxtowe’s Women’s Refuge

Anna Soubry surgery with Councillors is a first!

Borough Councillors representing Toton and Chilwell Meadows joined Anna's "drop in" surgery at Tesco in Toton on Saturday morning. Marilyn Hegyi and Craig Cox who both live in Toton, helped with demands for a bus shelter and the many congratulations for the work the team has done to make sure Toton is now recognised in the official … Continue reading Anna Soubry surgery with Councillors is a first!

Anna Soubry MP Speaks out on Dangerous Driving

Anna Soubry has spoken in a Westminster Hall Debate, hosted by Labour MP Karl Turner, on Dangerous Driving.  Anna Said: Anna Soubry (Broxtowe) (Con): I congratulate the hon. Gentleman on securing this debate and on his efforts to reform the law. He clearly has considerable support from all parties, and we wish him absolute success. … Continue reading Anna Soubry MP Speaks out on Dangerous Driving

Anna Soubry welcomes Government’s announcement on Sentencing Reform

Anna Soubry, has welcomed the Government's announcement today on sentencing reform.  Anna said: “I am very pleased the Government will not be increasing the mandatory one third discount for a guilty plea to fifty per cent. I spoke out against the idea and the Prime Minister and Lord Chancellor have clearly listened to people with front … Continue reading Anna Soubry welcomes Government’s announcement on Sentencing Reform

Anna Soubry backs Beeston Greening Group

The local Beeston Greening Campaign has beaten strong competition to win a grant of £5,050 from Climate East Midlands for a community renewable energy project in Beeston, which includes expert support from Nottingham Energy Partnership.  The funding will help identify and develop a community renewable energy site, in consultation with Beeston residents.  Now the group … Continue reading Anna Soubry backs Beeston Greening Group

Anna Soubry speaks up for Foxwood School in Parliament

Anna has asked the Minister for Schools, Nick Gibb MP, to assist Foxwood Special School in achieving academy Status.  In the debate on academy schools on 16th June, Anna said: “I visited Foxwood special school in my constituency on Friday and learned how keen it is to obtain academy status. Will the Minister help Foxwood and … Continue reading Anna Soubry speaks up for Foxwood School in Parliament

Anna Soubry visits Cedar House residents and workers in Beeston

Cedar House, based in Broxtowe and run by independent charity Cedar Housing Nottingham, is a residential project for homeless young women. "It was a pleasure to meet and talk with everyone connected with Cedar House" said Anna "I spoke to a number of residents, mainly youngster aged under 18 all of whom had been homeless … Continue reading Anna Soubry visits Cedar House residents and workers in Beeston

Anna Soubry asks a question on Malaysian Military Decorations

Anna Soubry: To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what assessment he has made of the decision of the Committee on the Grant of Honours, Decorations and Medals in respect of the wearing of the Pingat Jasa Malaysia medal by British citizens; and if he will make a statement. Andrew Robathan: The Government are undertaking a review of … Continue reading Anna Soubry asks a question on Malaysian Military Decorations

Anna Soubry Opens Foxwood School Sweetshop

Anna opens Foxwood School Sweet Shop Anna has opened a sweet shop, staffed by youngsters with learning difficulties, in Beeston shopping Precinct. The shop, Sweet Dreams, offers work experience to pupils from Foxwood School, Bramcote.  The project has been funded through government money given to the school for vocational learning. It will be managed by up … Continue reading Anna Soubry Opens Foxwood School Sweetshop

Anna Soubry Welcomes Government Decision to Drop Raise to Prison Discounts

Anna has welcomed news that the Government is to drop its plans to raise Labour's mandatory discount for a guilty plea to fifty per cent. Anna said: "I spoke out against the idea in last months debate in Parliament and in a number of media interviews. My argument is that our judges should decide on what, … Continue reading Anna Soubry Welcomes Government Decision to Drop Raise to Prison Discounts

Anna Soubry Delighted at Government Fund to Support Broxtowe CAB

Anna Soubry, Member of Parliament for Broxtowe, has welcomed the news that money from the Government’s Big Society Transition Fund will support the Citizens’ Advice Bureau in Broxtowe, which has offices in both Beeston and Eastwood (in the neighbouring Ashfield constituency). CAB Broxtowe is managed by District Manager Sue Maslowska, whose cause Anna has championed, … Continue reading Anna Soubry Delighted at Government Fund to Support Broxtowe CAB

Anna Soubry joins Bramcote Hills Primary on their Golden Jubliee

Anna Soubry has visited Bramcote Hills primary school today to join them in celebrating the school’s Golden Jubilee. Anna joined the Chairman of Nottinghamshire County Council, Cllr Keith Walker and Mayor of Broxtowe, Cllr Jackie Williams for a tree planting ceremony. Anna gave a short speech where she thanked pupils, both past and present, the … Continue reading Anna Soubry joins Bramcote Hills Primary on their Golden Jubliee