According to the NHS, in Nottinghamshire just under 16% of adults admit to smoking. Getting them to quit or use an alternative is still a huge task for public health services. In this county alone, during 2015/2016, 8,600 people were admitted to hospital because of smoking-related illnesses. With the NHS already under strain, a reduction […]
Ashfield MP Gloria De Piero has slammed the government for denying vulnerable people the financial support they depend on while they have lengthy waits for decisions on welfare appeals.
Ashfield MP Gloria De Piero meets Home Start Charity
Gloria writes a weekly column for the Ashfield Chad. Here is her entry from November 8 2017. For too long people have been complaining of boarded-up shops on our high streets, a lack of life in our town centres and the demise of the traditional English pub. Though there is still some way to go […]
Being homeless is terrible at any time, but when the cold, dark nights of winter draw in, it must be even worse. Two Kirkby musicians who volunteer for the homelessness charity Framework have done something amazing to help people sleeping rough in the Nottinghamshire area.
Gloria De Piero MP, is calling on Nottinghamshire County Council to reduce the speed limit on a busy road in Ashfield.
Ashfield MP Gloria De Piero has hailed a meeting held between Labour MPs from coalfield areas, the NUM and the trustees of the Mineworkers’ Pension Scheme a success.
Gloria writes a weekly column for the Ashfield Chad; entry from 25 October 2017. NHS will find it tough during winter months
Gloria officially opens Lottery funded project at Selston’s Tin Hat Centre where volunteers and community members enjoyed a buffet lunch.
Gloria De Piero’s Chad Column focusing on cash for education and the local landlord licensing scheme in Ashfield
Gloria De Piero’s weekly Chad Column 4 October 2017
Gloria holds fire cuts demo
Gloria de Piero attended Ashfield jobs fair
Gloria’s latest expenses as MP have been published. They can be found here
Gloria De Piero visited Holly Hill Primary School in Selston last week to talk to pupils about what it is like to be a Member of Parliament.
Gloria visits Kirkby window competition winner, Scissors Hairdressers.
Tory cuts are wrecking our NHS and GCSE results in Ashfield
Gloria De Piero’s column for the Ashfield Chad in which she writes about a new crossing for the Robin Hood Line and families struggling during the summer holidays.
Gloria De Piero’s weekly column for the Ashfield Chad. This week she writes about Tory benefit cuts, unemployment figures and getting faster broadband in Ashfield.
Gloria De Piero meets with Ashfield School Head Teacher, Dick Vasey, to discuss the funding of the school under a Tory Government. Gloria then went onto to raise the issue in a debate in Parliament. “Head Teachers tell me they are doing all they can to balance the books, but there is only so much […]
In Gloria’s latest Chad column she congratulates three firms based in Ashfield who have won the Queen’s Award for Enterprise as well as criticising the Tory deal with the DUP.
In her latest Chad Column, Gloria continues her fight for fairer pensions for ex-miners and criticises the Government over its public sector pay cap.
In Gloria’s latest Chad column she criticises the Government’s Queen’s Speech, getting a new street sign to help direct ambulances and the next jobs fair.
Ashfield MP Gloria De Piero and County councillor John Knight have promised to kick up a stink if a waste company does not act to stop a tip in Kirkby from emitting a foul smell.
In Gloria’s first Chad column since the General Election, she thanks the people from Ashfield and Eastwood for re-electing her as their MP.
Ashfield and Eastwood MP Gloria De Piero and schoolchildren from two local schools planted trees to honour the memory and legacy of murdered MP Jo Cox.
Ashfield and Eastwood MP Gloria De Piero visited Sutton’s newest dementia care home to talk to staff and residents and mark national Care Home Open Day.
From Wednesday 3rd May, Gloria will no longer be the MP for Ashfield and Eastwood as Parliament has been dissolved until after the General Election on Thursday 8th June and there are no MPs during this time. This site was established while she was a Member of Parliament.
Here is Gloria’s last Chad column before the General Election of June 8: I have been honoured that you have put your trust in me for the last seven years and allowed me to serve as the MP of Ashfield and Eastwood. I have always seen the people I represent as my boss, and it’s […]
Ashfield MP Gloria De Piero has ramped up pressure on the Government to scrap proposals to close the Department for Work and Pensions office in Annesley. Gloria presented a petition against the closure at Parliament and is speaking at a public meeting this week. She met with employees from Waterfront House at Sherwood Park and […]
Ashfield MP Gloria De Piero has officially opened the new home of an Ashfield-based metal railing manufacturer, Alpha Rail
Ashfield MP Gloria De Piero met with staff affected by proposals to close the Department for Work and Pensions office at Sherwood Park in Annesley to hear more about how it will affect them and how she can help them.
Ashfield and Eastwood MP Gloria De Piero has raised the issue of poor bus services in her constituency in a parliamentary debate on bus services.
Ashfield MP Gloria De Piero says patients are being made to suffer because of the Government’s failure to get a grip on the NHS.
Ashfield MP Gloria De Piero has criticised the Chancellor for failing to do anything to help working families who are struggling to make ends meet, while giving millionaires a helping hand.
Ashfield MP Gloria De Piero has challenged the Chancellor of the Exchequer to look again at the injustice of an arrangement that has seen the Government pocket billions of pounds from miners’ pensions, ahead of the Budget.
In Gloria’s latest Chad column she comments on how the Government underfunding local councils is leaving residents to pick up the bills and updates readers on Selston post office news.
Ashfield MP Gloria De Piero attended a special event which encouraged local employers to sign up for a scheme to help disabled people get into work.
In her weekly Ashfield Chad column, Gloria helps a constituent resolve a complaint with the Inland Revenue and comments on unemployment in Ashfield.
In Gloria’s latest Chad column she discusses fuel poverty in Ashfield and why Labour would put an end to it.
Gloria is demanding answers from the Department of Work and Pensions over its decision to close its Annesley office, putting 130 jobs at risk.
Ashfield and Eastwood MP Gloria De Piero has criticised the Government for cutting school funding, leaving headteachers forced to make difficult decisions to balance their books.
MPs and the National Union of Mineworkers have written to the trustees of the Mineworkers’ Pension Scheme, calling for a meeting to discuss the surplus sharing arrangement.
In Gloria’s latest Chad column she tells readers she will vote to trigger article 50 and start the process of the UK leaving the EU and comments on the new Industrial Strategy.
Ashfield MP Gloria De Piero and Sir Alan Duncan MP are pushing for an imminent meeting between the parents of Sutton woman Claire Martin and the magistrate who closed the case into her death.
In Gloria’s Chad column, she writes about the struggle hospitals are facing thanks to the Government’s mismanagement of the NHS.
Ashfield and Eastwood MP Gloria De Piero is set to meet with the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy to lobby for former miners to get a fairer slice of returns on their pension pots.
In Gloria’s latest Ashfield Chad column she writes about road safety statistics in Ashfield, unadopted roads and the Mineworkers’ Pension Scheme.
Gloria is launching a new project that aims to find out more about what constituents think on key issues by going out and speaking to them face to face.
In Gloria’s latest Chad column she writes about how the adult social care crisis is affecting people, the cost of children’s funerals and DBS check delays.