Month: May 2013

Anna Soubry guests on BBC Question Time

Anna Soubry MP was one of the panellists on last night’s Question Time on BBC 1. It was Anna’s fourth appearance since 2011and she made particular mention of two constituents. Watch the porgramme on: Anna paid tribute to two Muslim constituents from Trowell who had come to see her

Public gathers to oppose Open Cast

Dozens of residents gathered at Awsworth Parish Hall on Friday to listen to Anna, Parish Councillors and seasoned campaigners discuss UK Coal’s proposal for an open cast mine on a 325 acre site between Cossall and Trowell. The meeting came the day after Anna discussed the proposal in Parliament. At

Transport Minister sees HS2 route through Broxtowe

Broxtowe MP, Anna Soubry took Transport Minister, Simon Burns to the proposed route of HS2 through the constituency. Simon visited Toton Sidings where the East Midlands hub and station would be built. “HS2 has been widely welcomed on the basis it will provide growth and jobs as well as quick

Anna Soubry MP to hold public meeting on Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill

Anna is holding a public meeting to discuss the Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill on Thursday 16th May, 7:30pm-8:30pm, at Clarkes Lane Methodist Church, Chilwell. The controversial Bill returns to Parliament on 20th May. Anna said, “This is a matter of personal conscience and I have voted in favour of

Anna Soubry Holds Same Sex Marriage meeting

Anna Soubry MP has, last night, held a meeting to discuss the forthcoming Same Sex Marriage Bill. The meeting, held at Chilwell Methodist Church, was well attended with over 200 people, from all sides of the debate, coming along to ensure their views were heard. Speaking of the meeting, Anna

Anna Soubry MP launches “Get Walking Week”

Anna Soubry MP for Broxtowe attended the launch of “Get Walking Week” at Attenborough Nature Reserve on Saturday 4th May; joining the Ramblers Association, MacMillan Cancer Support and Walking for Health. Anna said, “The Ramblers Association is a great organisation; inspiring, encouraging and helping everyone to get out and enjoy

Anna Soubry MP attends Freedom of Entry Parade

Anna Soubry MP for Broxtowe attended 170 Engineer Group’s Parade through Stapleford on Saturday 4th May. 170 Engineer Group (based at Chetwynd Barracks) were exercising their Right of Entry granted by Broxtowe Borough Council and were accompanied by the Nottinghamshire Band of Royal Engineers and veterans. Following the Parade, Anna

Anna Soubry MP visits QMC

Anna Soubry MP for Broxtowe visited the QMC on Friday 3rd May to see how the hospital is managing the increased pressure on the Emergency Department and how they are improving care for the elderly. The visit included a tour of the new Discharge Lounge, courtesy of Discharge Lounge Manager