Month: July 2014

The campaign to protect our Green Belt and HS2 continues

Broxtowe MP, Anna Soubry, has pledged to continue to defend the constituency’s Green Belt land from thousands of houses and ensure full economic advantage is taken of HS2, despite today’s announcement from the Planning Inspector. In the face of widespread opposition the Inspector has backed the Borough Councils controversial “Core

Anna Soubry promises to continue fighting Open Cast mining plans

Broxtowe MP, Anna Soubry, has promised to keep on fighting against UK Coal’s plans for an opencast coal mine at Shortwood between Trowell and Cossall. The Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, Eric Pickles, has decided not to ‘call-in’ the application, despite Anna’s request last year. Labour controlled

Anna Soubry visits Mornington Primary School

Broxtowe MP, Anna Soubry, helped hand out awards at Mornington Primary’s WOW assembly this morning. Anna was visiting the popular Nuthall School, which celebrates its school fair tomorrow (Saturday July 5th). Anna said “we have some outstanding schools in Broxtowe and Mornington is one of them. It was a great pleasure

George Spencer School wins prestigious Maths hub

Broxtowe MP, Anna Soubry, has welcomed the announcement that George Spencer Academy and Technology College has been selected as a new Maths hub for schools in the area. George Spencer is one of 32 schools and academy trusts which will lead Maths Hubs across England and provide a model for