Local News

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.

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.