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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.

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.