Local News

Beavers inspire Alberto to help Save the Rhinos

South Leicestershire MP, Alberto Costa, was pleased to visit the 109th Leicester Beavers troop based in Countesthorpe on Tuesday evening [29th May] to see the group’s work for the ‘Save the Rhino’ campaign as part of their annual Beaver Community Impact Project.

Alberto meets rail bosses to discuss Narborough station improvements

Member of Parliament for South Leicestershire, Alberto Costa, recently met with representatives from Cross Country Trains, the Department for Transport and the station’s community group, Friends of Narborough Station (FONS), in order to discuss proposals for improvements at Narborough railway station.

Alberto visits Leicestershire ‘success story’ Lifeplan

Alberto Costa, Member of Parliament for South Leicestershire, has hailed South Leicestershire-based vitamin and mineral manufacturer Lifeplan as a local ‘success story’ following their recent announcement of funding secured from the Midlands Engine Investment Fund (MEIF).

Alberto talks business at breakfast event

Alberto Costa, Member of Parliament for South Leicestershire, attend a Business Breakfast event organised by the East Midlands Chamber of Commerce on Friday morning to meet with businesspeople from across Leicestershire and the East Midlands.

Alberto welcomes Pitchfork parole refusal

Former member of the Justice Committee and Member of Parliament for South Leicestershire, Alberto Costa MP, has welcomed the decision by the Independent Parole Board to refuse the notorious convicted child-killer, Colin Pitchfork, Release on Permanent Licence.

Alberto hails success of ‘Supermarket Surgery’

Member of Parliament for South Leicestershire, Alberto Costa, has hailed the success of his latest supermarket constituency surgery, held at the Waitrose supermarket in Lutterworth last Friday afternoon.

Alberto meets Justice Secretary to seek Pitchfork clarity

South Leicestershire MP, Alberto Costa, has met with the Secretary of State for Justice, the Rt. Hon David Gauke MP, to discuss the upcoming parole hearing for Colin Pitchfork who was convicted of brutally murdering two teenage girls in Narborough in the 1980s.

Alberto welcomes prestigious pub to Parliament

Alberto Costa, Member of Parliament for South Leicestershire, welcomed the landlords of the New Inn pub in Enderby down to Parliament last week following their shortlisting for the PubAid Charity Fund Raising Pub of the Year award.