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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.

Alberto signs Holocaust Educational Trust Book of Commitment

This week Alberto Costa, MP for South Leicestershire, signed the Holocaust Educational Trust’s Book of Commitment, in doing so pledging his commitment to Holocaust Memorial Day and honouring those who were murdered during the Holocaust as well as paying tribute to the extraordinary Holocaust survivors who work tirelessly to educate young people today.

Alberto welcomes Bitteswell Primary School to Westminster

On Monday 15th January, South Leicestershire MP Alberto Costa welcomed visiting pupils from St. Mary’s Bitteswell to the Houses of Parliament for a VIP tour of the Palace of Westminster and a politics lesson in Parliament’s specialist Education Centre.

Prime Minister congratulates Alberto for his Italian Honour

South Leicestershire MP, Alberto Costa and fellow Midlands MP, Sir Edward Leigh have received knighthoods from the President of Italy in recognition of the work they do fostering better relations between the United Kingdom and Italy in their roles as co-chairmen of the All Party Parliamentary Group for Italy.