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Charnwood Campus hosts visit by Life Sciences Minister George Freeman MP

Life Science’s Minister George Freeman MP visited Charnwood Campus in Loughborough today to meet the team responsible for the transformation of the world-class pharmaceutical site, and to discuss its potential role in strengthening the local economy.  His visit coincided with the publication of a new report, ‘Transforming Life Sciences Sites – a toolkit for action’ by a group of senior stakeholders from across the UK.

Neil Bannister For PCC

Neil brings a lifelong dedication to working for justice and substantial experience and knowledge in working with the police to make communities safer. He has helped victims of crime have a voice in Court. He knows what works well in the police force and what can be improved upon.

Top Tories descend on Southfields

Two Cabinet ministers – the Chairman of the Conservative Party Grant Shapps and local MP Nicky Morgan – have attended the relaunch of a branch of the Party in Loughborough's Southfields ward.

Leicester Hospitals to get £10m winter funding

Loughborough MP Nicky Morgan has welcomed the announcement of new funding to help the University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust be ready for any additional demand on services that might occur this winter.

Number of workless households reaches lowest level

The proportion of UK households where no adult aged 16 to 64 is in work is at its lowest since comparable records began in 1996, the Office for National Statistics said.The figures show that the number of workless households in the UK dropped by 182,000 over the year.