Month: June 2013

Anna Soubry MP “shows her colours” in support of National Armed Forces Day

Anna Soubry MP has today “shown her colours” by wearing a ribbon in support of past and present service people, in celebration of Nottingham being chosen as the host city for National Armed Forces Day 2013 on 29th June. Speaking of her support, Anna said: “I have always been a

Religious Freedoms- Iranian Pastor

As I am sure many of you are aware, elections are currently in full-swing in Iran and amidst news that a moderate politician is leading the polls, I can only hope that this will have a positive effect on minority religious groups throughout the country. In light of these events,

Anna Soubry MP attends Nuthall Green Belt Meeting

Anna Soubry MP spoke out at a Public Meeting, organised by Nuthall Parish Council and held at Mornington Crescent Primary school, in opposition to build hundreds of houses on  Nuthall’s Green Belt. The meeting covered a number of topics, including the recent application to build 555 houses on Green Belt land off

Meet the Toton team – thank you!

Anna Soubry MP thanked Toton residents who came along to the Greenwood Centre on Saturday to “Meet the Team”. Toton’s Borough and County Councillors joined Anna to help with any local problems or issues. “It is the first ‘Meet the Team’ event we have held and it was a success

Anna Soubry unveils Toton’s new Post Office

Anna Soubry joined postmaster Tony Singh and longstanding customers to cut the ribbon at the new look Post Office in Toton. Toton Post Office is one of 6,000 Post Offices that have received a makeover and is now open longer. Anna said, “It’s a pleasure to help cut the ribbon

Anna Soubry MP opens St John’s celebrations

Anna Soubry opened  St John’s Church of England Primary School  175th anniversary celebrations. Anna said, “It was an honour to be asked by Head Teacher, Matthew Downes, to open the event, which was a great success despite the weather!” The day of celebrations included a Victorian School Day, a Tea Party

Anna Soubry meets with Planning Inspectorate

Anna Soubry MP met with Sir Michael Pitt, Chief Executive of the Planning Inspectorate. Anna said, “We discussed the way forward for Broxtowe Borough Council’s Aligned Core Strategy. I raised concerns about the interpretation of advice given by Planning Inspectors to Broxtowe and Rushcliffe Borough Councils and Sir Michael gave an

Anna Soubry MP’s Statement on Women GP’s

As a mother with careers as a journalist, a barrister and a politician I know the last thing working women need is criticism from their own. So I was saddened to see a few words from more than an hour of nuanced and wide-ranging debate in Parliament used to paint