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Alberto welcomes village football funding grant

South Leicestershire MP, Alberto Costa, has welcomed the recent award of over half a million pounds from the Football Foundation for a brand-new state of the art LED floodlit, third generation football pitch in Broughton Astley.

Alberto sees school’s final year swansong

Alberto attended the final performance of ‘The Pirates of the Coffee Jelly Bean’ after welcoming the Year 6 class to the Houses of Parliament last month.

Alberto joins send off for ‘fantastic Head Teacher’

South Leicestershire MP, Alberto Costa, joined parents, pupils and members of the community to bid farewell to Marie Sandford, the departing Head Teacher of Gilmorton Chandler CofE Primary School, who is leaving the school after almost 15 years.

Alberto launches Hinckley Rail Freight survey to Fosse Villages

This weekend, South Leicestershire MP Alberto Costa will be sending out a survey to over 11,000 of his constituents in the ‘Fosse Villages’ asking for their views on the proposals for the Hinckley National Rail Freight Interchange (HNRFI) planned to be built to the south of the village of Elmesthorpe.

Alberto joins Latvian Midsummer festival celebrations

South Leicestershire MP, Alberto Costa, joined thousands of Latvians visiting South Leicestershire last weekend to celebrate the annual ‘Jani’ Latvian Summer Solstice Festival at Catthorpe Manor near Lutterworth.

Alberto visits Blaby Stokes Primary School

South Leicestershire MP, Alberto Costa, recently visited Blaby Stokes Primary School to meet the school's leadership and members of their student council.

Alberto calls for dispute on Cystic Fibrosis drug to be ended

South Leicestershire MP, Alberto Costa, has spoken at a debate in Parliament on the issue of access to the drug Orkambi, which is lifesaving medicine for people suffering with Cystic Fibrosis. This debate was brought to Parliament following an e-petition relating to access to the drug through the NHS.

Alberto sees unveiling of new ArrivaClick service

Alberto Costa, South Leicestershire, has attending the unveiling of a new on-demand travel service for the New Lubbesthorpe housing development, that will enable constituents to select their chosen pick-up point and destination on demand via the simple ArrivaClick app, then pay for their journeys upfront as part of the cash-less service.

Alberto visits Royal British Legion branch

South Leicestershire MP, Alberto Costa, has visited the Broughton Astley branch of the Royal British Legion to meet members, thank them for their service and engage in a question and answer session.