Local News

Alberto visits Broughton Astley Sea Cadets

MP for South Leicestershire, Alberto Costa visited Broughton Astley Sea Cadets to help celebrate the unit’s first Annual Awards Evening last week. 

Alberto expresses concern at Hinckley Rail Freight plans

South Leicestershire MP, Alberto Costa, has expressed his concern at recently announced plans by developers, DB Symmetry, to construct a new logistics site with an accompanying rail freight terminal located to the south of the village of Elmesthorpe.

Alberto welcomes Town’s twinning efforts

Member of Parliament for South Leicestershire, Alberto Costa MP, recently met with representatives from the Lutterworth and District Twinning Association to discuss the organisation’s plans for the town’s twinning efforts.

Alberto supports launch of Blaby District Council Tourism Partnership

A new tourism partnership promoting how the District of Blaby is a great place to visit has launched at the Leicester Marriott Hotel.

MPs for the area Alberto Costa and Edward Argar joined Leader of Blaby District Council Councillor Terry Richardson and other guests at the Marriott to officially launch the partnership, which is supported by local businesses across the district.

Alberto visits ‘exciting’ new Fosse Park development

On Friday 23rd March, Alberto Costa, Member of Parliament for South Leicestershire, met with representatives of The Crown Estate and the Fosse Partnership to visit the site of the new extension to Fosse Park.

Alberto pledges support for Parentkind initiative

South Leicestershire MP, Alberto Costa, has this week met with representatives from Parentkind to discuss how to support parental engagement in education in South Leicestershire. 

Alberto celebrates National Apprenticeship Week

As part of this week’s National Apprenticeship Week, South Leicestershire MP, Alberto Costa, welcomed a group of apprentices from the Everards brewery in Enderby to a reception in the Houses of Parliament.

Alberto backs village’s Green Space campaign

South Leicestershire MP, Alberto Costa, has given his backing to a campaign launched by Stoney Stanton Parish Council and the Stoney Stanton Youth Club to take over a former quarry site in the centre of the village.

Alberto calls for ‘big improvements’ to the A5

South Leicestershire MP, Alberto Costa, has called for the Government to give greater priority to the A5 and to carry out much needed improvements, such as the doubling of the carriageway.  

Alberto visits Brooke House School

On Thursday 1st February, South Leicestershire MP Alberto Costa visited Brooke House School in Cosby in order to speak to the Politics and Current Affairs class about his role as an MP and current political developments.