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In the House - Quiet resilience is key to EU negotiations

In these times of fraught negotiations, confidence votes and backstop discussions, I found myself thinking about the old idiom that ‘cooler heads will prevail’. I entirely understand and appreciate the discourse on both sides of the Brexit debate, and as someone who was so involved in the Scottish Independence debate in 2014, I am certainly not a stranger to the often polarising effects of referenda.

Alberto visits award winning Christmas Tree farm

Alberto Costa MP recently visited the award-winning Oakberry Trees located in Dunton Bassett in his South Leicestershire constituency to see this year’s crop of Christmas Trees.

Alberto delivers Christmas cheer to thank Postmen and women

South Leicestershire MP, Alberto Costa, visited the Swan House Delivery Office at the Meridian Business Park to see first-hand the operation of delivering Christmas post and pass on early Season’s Greetings to its dedicated, hardworking staff.

Alberto congratulates Christmas Card Competition winner

Alberto Costa, MP for South Leicestershire, has visited Dunton Bassett Primary School in order to congratulate the winner of his annual Community Christmas Card Competition, 9-year old Reggie Welham.

Alberto welcomes Government’s Business Rates announcement

South Leicestershire MP, Alberto Costa, has welcomed the Government’s announcement that local authorities in Leicestershire have been successful in their application to take part in a new Business Rates Pilot that will allow councils to retain more rates for better local investment and growth.

Alberto meets Transport Secretary to discuss survey findings

South Leicestershire MP, Alberto Costa, has met with the Secretary of State for Transport, The Rt. Hon Chris Grayling MP, in order to discuss the findings of his recent survey concerning improvements to Narborough Railway Station.