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In the House - Working now to create a greener, greater Britain

Climate change and greater environmental reform are, understandably and importantly, at the forefront of many people’s minds at present. While many of us may disagree with the tactics of Extinction Rebellion, they have been indeed successful in stimulating debate on these hugely important issues which, unless addressed soon, will have catastrophic consequences for our children and future generations.

Alberto welcomes County Scouts to Parliament

Earlier this week, South Leicestershire MP Alberto Costa welcomed a group of over 50 Beavers, Cubs and Scouts to Parliament for a tour around the Palace of Westminster and a special Q&A session with their local MP.

Alberto welcomes pause in Swinford School process

South Leicestershire MP, Alberto Costa has welcomed the decision of the new directors of the Diocese of Leicester Academies Trust (DLAT) in pausing the restructuring process at Swinford CofE Primary School.  

Alberto to seek Parole Board assurances in Pitchfork case

South Leicestershire MP, Alberto Costa has written to the Secretary of Justice, The Rt. Hon David Gauke MP, to seek assurances over new Parole Board rules in relation to the case of convicted child-killer Colin Pitchfork, who this week will again be eligible to apply for release on parole.

Alberto to raise Academies Trust ‘failure’ in Parliament

South Leicestershire MP, Alberto Costa, has announced his intention to raise the actions of the Diocese of Leicester Academies Trust (DLAT) with the Secretary of State for Education in the House of Commons in response to the changes made to the leadership of Swinford CofE Primary School and the lack of proper consultation with parents and carers of pupils at the school.

Alberto seeks meeting over proposed Swinford Primary changes

Member of Parliament for South Leicestershire, Alberto Costa, has written to the Chief Executive of the Diocese of Leicester Academies Trust (DLAT) in order to organise an urgent meeting over proposed changes for the leadership of Swinford CofE Primary School.

Alberto thanks Veterans for service at Breakfast meeting

South Leicestershire MP, Alberto Costa, visited the Lutterworth Veterans Breakfast Club on Saturday morning to thank ex-serviceman and women for their service in the armed forces and to celebrate the group’s first anniversary since forming.