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Peter Bedford: Listening To Markfield Residents

Markfield, Desford & Thornton County Council Division Candidate Peter Bedford and members of his campaign team have been calling on residents in Markfield to hear their views and concerns on a range of issues, both local and national.

Tredinnick’s Car Parking Charges Bill Set for Second Reading

Today, ahead of the Second Reading of his Parking Places (Variation of Charges) Private Member’s Bill on Friday, David Tredinnick MP took part in a Parliamentary Debate on Car Parking Charges.

The Bill, which is aimed at boosting local high streets, to be introduced by the Bosworth MP on Friday Bill would enable local councils to reduce parking charges without the need to give 21 days’ notice. The proposed changes will also make it harder for local authorities to increase fees by requiring councils to consult with interested parties and stakeholders first.

Tredinnick Backs British Farming

Bosworth MP David Tredinnick has pledged to back Britain’s farmers during the annual general meeting of the NFU’s Market Bosworth Branch today.

MP Joins Neighbourhood Food Collection

David Tredinnick MP joined Neighbourhood Food Collection volunteers and store staff at Hinckley's Tesco superstore to help collect food items for vulnerable people in the local area.

Respect the Will of the People says David Tredinnick

Following the result of yesterday's EU Referendum Bosworth MP David Tredinnick said:"The British people delivered a clear result in the referendum and that decision must now be respected.  There is no legitimate case for a second referendum. The country now needs to come together in a constructive way and move forward to address key issues to ensure a positive and prosperous future for the United Kingdom."