Local News

Alberto secures commitment on town hospital’s future

South Leicestershire MP Alberto Costa has secured a commitment from the Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust to reopen in-patient services at the Feildling Palmer Hospital in Lutterworth as a new Covid-19 ‘Red Ward’ for local people who have tested positive for the Coronavirus.

Alberto visits Council Community Hub for National Volunteers’ Week

Last Friday, South Leicestershire MP Alberto Costa visited the Community Hub at Blaby District Council as part National Volunteers’ Week to thank volunteers and council staff for supporting elderly and vulnerable residents across South Leicestershire during the Coronavirus pandemic.

Alberto seeks assurances over town hospital’s future  

South Leicestershire MP Alberto Costa has written to local NHS bosses to seek assurances over the future of the in-patient facilities at Feilding Palmer Hospital in Lutterworth, which were recently closed due to health and safety concerns over the Coronavirus pandemic.

Alberto voices concern over village site plans

South Leicestershire MP Alberto Costa has echoed the concerns of local people over plans to construct a stable block and agricultural shed at a site that was previously subject to a High Court injunction and enforcement action in Claybrooke Parva.

Alberto welcomes A5 junction safety improvements

South Leicestershire MP Alberto Costa has welcomed the recent completion of the £3 million safety improvements made to the South Leicestershire stretch of the A5, most notably at the High Cross and Smockington Hollow junctions.

Alberto launches VE Day poster competition

South Leicestershire MP, Alberto Costa, has launched a competition for young people in his constituency to design a window poster for the 75th anniversary of VE Day this Friday.