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Blaby Councillor spearheads Tanzania water project

Alberto Costa, MP for South Leicestershire, led a meeting on 12th December 2016 between Blaby District Councillor Louise Richardson, and James Wharton MP, Minister in the Department for International Development (DFID), with overall charge for projects in Africa.

Conservatives Retain Misterton Ward

Congratulations to new Harborough District councillor Jon Bateman who has retained the Misterton Ward for the Conservatives in yesterdays  By-election.

The results were -

 

350,000 more people in work

Between June and September this year unemployment fell by 37,000 and since last year 350,000 more people now have a full time job.

UK GDP growth

Figures released by the Office of National Statistics show that between July and September 2016, the British economy grew by 0.5%, meaning our economy has grown by over 1