Month: January 2014

Anna Soubry MP secures A52 roadwork postponement

Anna Soubry MP has secured a delay in the planned works at the A52 Bramcote Island. The works, which were scheduled to take place from Monday 6th February, included overnight lane restrictions in order to make environmental enhancements to the roundabout. Speaking of the postponement Anna said, “I received a

Anna to speak at Public Meeting for Toton’s future

Anna Soubry MP will be speaking at a public meeting this Sunday to discuss Toton’s future. South Broxtowe 20/20, a new group to support positive development at Toton Sidings, is holding a public meeting at The Greenwood Community Centre, Toton, 2:00pm-4:00pm on Sunday 26th January. Speaking ahead of the meeting

Anna Soubry MP fights to save Kingsbridge Way

The Council is set to announce plans to close Kingsbridge Way Short Break Centre at its Budget Allocation on February 27th. When asked about the centre, Anna said, “I am opposed to these plans which will not only close an extremely well used and highly valued service, but will also

Anna Soubry MP campaigns for the Toton Connect

Anna Soubry MP has written to Cllr Kevin Greaves, Chairman of the Highways and Transport Committee at Nottinghamshire County Council, in order to urge the Council to continue funding the Toton Connect Plus 110 Service. The Toton Connect, which provides a vital service to many in Toton, Stapleford and Attenborough,

Transport Secretary meets HS2 residents

Patrick then saw where the East Midlands hub is planned at Toton Sidings. “Well over a dozen constituents met and talked to Patrick. HS2’s top people were also on hand to answer questions and solve some residents problems.” said Anna “It was a highly constructive set of meetings. A number of

Anna Soubry MP supports Stapleford’s independent shops

Broxtowe MP Anna Soubry, has given her full support to independent shop keepers in Stapleford. “Everyone concerned with Stapleford town centre needs to work together to support shops, traders throughout the town.” said Anna after hearing criticism that some businesses are feeling left out and ignored. Stapleford champion Richard MacRae

Anna Soubry visits Hovis in Watnall

Anna Soubry visited the Hovis Bakery in Watnall on Friday. Over 470 people work, 7 days a week 24 hours a day at the bakery producing a huge array of breads and “breakfast goods” for Hovis and own brand supermarkets. Hovis is under threat of being bought into by an

Anna Soubry MP further challenges Broxtowe Council’s Green Belt plans

Anna Soubry has submitted her response to the sites identified by Broxtowe Borough Councils as suitable for housing development even though the majority are on Green Belt land. You can read Anna’s submission on the ‘Save our Green Belt’ page of the website. Today  the Chief Planning Inspector wrote to

Anna Soubry MP meeting with Eric Pickles to request he “calls in” Open Cast Application

Broxtowe MP Anna Soubry met Eric Pickles this afternoon and requested he “call in” Notts County Council’s decision to allow open cast coal mining near Trowell. Speaking after the meeting, Anna said: “It was a very positive meeting – Eric had already read my letter sent before Christmas. I made