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.
In Gloria’s Chad column she writes how Government cuts that disproportionately affect women result in rising child poverty.
In Gloria’s latest Chad column she writes about a golf club’s plans to get disabled people into the sport and urges people to give blood.
Ashfield MP Gloria De Piero has visited a Sutton charity shop that has been raided by thieves three times in the last eight weeks to lend her support to the good cause.
Ashfield and Eastwood MP Gloria De Piero has described statistics that show that wages in Ashfield have fallen in real terms since the 2008 recession as ‘shocking’.
In Gloria’s latest column for the Chad, she explain why we need to support our postal workers as they go on strike.
Nearly three-quarters of Ashfield residents would like to see immigration controls imposed for EU citizens who want to come and live in the UK.
In Gloria’s latest Chad column she writes about how Labour would help the WASPI women, Christmas dinner for lonely people in Kirkby and pot hole repairs.
MP Gloria De Piero has met the two talented pupils who have designed for her official Christmas cards for 2016 to thank them for entering her competition.
Eastwood MP Gloria De Piero has met the first ever head boy and head girl at the town’s Brookhill Leys Primary School.
Ashfield and Eastwood MP Gloria De Piero is urging residents to ‘shop small’ and support their local high street for ‘Small Business Saturday’.
Ashfield MP Gloria De Piero has presented a cheque for more than £800 to a Kirkby student to help her pay the costs of going to university.
In Gloria’s Chad column she writes about how current education policy is leaving disadvantaged children behind, MPs’ expenses and Selston post office.
Ashfield and Eastwood MP Gloria De Piero has criticised the Government for forcing hospitals to charge patients parking fees because the NHS is so underfunded.
Gloria De Piero MP has slammed Chancellor Philip Hammond’s Autumn Statement for doing nothing to help the just about managing families in Ashfield and Eastwood.
Ashfield and Eastwood MP Gloria De Piero has released a survey to ask local residents their views on the UK’s negotiations for Brexit.
In Gloria’s latest Chad column she updates residents on issues raised at the Kirkby coffee morning and urges people to treat shopworkers with respect this Christmas.
Ashfield and Eastwood MP Gloria De Piero and Amber Valley MP Nigel Mills have written to East Midlands Trains urging it to install a ticket machine at Langley Mill railway station.
In her Chad column this week Gloria writes about remembering those who died fighting for our country and cuts to community pharmacy funding.