Anna Soubry calls for full review of Contempt of Court Act

Earlier this year Anna Soubry introduced a Private Members Bill to give arrested people anonymity until or unless they were charged. In the recent debates on phone hacking and the behaviour of the police and media  Anna has repeatedly spoken out against the reporting of an arrested persons name. "Given recent events I thought the media would at last … Continue reading Anna Soubry calls for full review of Contempt of Court Act

Anna Soubry reacts to the announced Police station reorganisation in Broxtowe

Nottinghamshire Police have unveiled their plans for the future of police stations in Broxtowe. Kimberley police station would close with three new contact points at Kimberley Parish Hall, Ikea and the Temple Centre in Nuthall. Anna Soubry said "I think it is important to get the views of residents and their elected representatives. I welcome … Continue reading Anna Soubry reacts to the announced Police station reorganisation in Broxtowe

Anna Soubry wants full consultation before any decision about Kimberley Police Station

Anna Soubry has written to the Chief Constable, Julia Hodgson, asking for an assurance that a decision has not been made to close Kimberley Police Station and that the current review will consult with the Town Council and residents of the town. Anna said: “I wrote to the Chair of the Police Authority, Jon Collins … Continue reading Anna Soubry wants full consultation before any decision about Kimberley Police Station

Anna Soubry puts Toton residents concerns to Minister after restocking disappointment

Last year thousands of trees were destroyed on land near Toton Sidings. The Forestry Commission issued a re stocking notice ordering the owner to replant the self set silver birches which the owner appealed. The Minister, Jim Paice said the owner would only have to replant if the trees did not grow back naturally within the … Continue reading Anna Soubry puts Toton residents concerns to Minister after restocking disappointment

Anna Soubry welcomes the next stage of the Health and Social Care Bill

The Health and Social Care Bill gives doctors, nurses and other front line health professionals the power to commission services and treatments for patients. The plans will see less money being spent on managers and more being spent on health and social care. " it is an important Bill which has been scrutinised in detail. … Continue reading Anna Soubry welcomes the next stage of the Health and Social Care Bill

Anna Soubry MP cautiously welcomes decision on Toton Sidings

Anna Soubry MP has given a cautious welcome to today’s announcement about the restocking of trees which were unlawfully destroyed at Toton Sidings. The owner of the land used a bulldozer to fell a popular and large woodland of trees in January 2010 and last summer the Forestry Commission declared the owner had acted unlawfully … Continue reading Anna Soubry MP cautiously welcomes decision on Toton Sidings

Anna Soubry condemns phone hacking and calls for a “pause” in News International’s acquisition of BSkyB.

Anna Soubry spoke in today's debate on phone hacking and the News of the World. In condemning the practise Anna called on the Government to pause before agreeing to any purchase of majority shares by Rupert Murdoch's News International. Anna Soubry said: "the revelations that Milly Dowlers phone and the phones of other murder victims … Continue reading Anna Soubry condemns phone hacking and calls for a “pause” in News International’s acquisition of BSkyB.

Anna Soubry accepts petition supporting Greasley’s MUGA

Grealsey's MUGA - a sporting area is under threat after a small number of people living next to it, complained to Broxtowe Borough Council about the noise. The area is mainly used by youngsters and has proved popular, especially with parents keen to keep their children playing sport and out of trouble. But there have … Continue reading Anna Soubry accepts petition supporting Greasley’s MUGA