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Top Visitors for Local School

Attorney General Jeremy Wright, along with Prospective MP Maggie Throup paid a visit to Saint John Houghton Voluntary Catholic Academy, meeting students, teachers and Governors.

Educational Farm gets Special Visitors

Maggie Throup, Prospective Conservative MP for Erewash and Secretary of State for Justice Rt. Hon. Chris Grayling MP visited the Island Project Farming and Education Project in Risley to meet staff and students.

Business Minister welcomes new Skills College

Business Minister Nick Boles accompanied Erewash’s Prospective MP Maggie Throup on a visit to newly opened Derbyshire Construction Skills College in Stanton-by-Dale. 

Skills Minister checks out School Building

During a visit to Erewash, Skills Minister Nick Boles accompanied prospective MP Maggie Throup on a visit to Wilsthorpe School to see for himself ways in which recently announced funding for repairs and refurbishment will be of great benefit to its students.

Schools Minister Visits Top School

Schools Minister Nick Gibb, along with Prospective MP Maggie Throup paid a visit to English Martyrs' Catholic Primary School in Long Eaton, part of the Saint Robert Lawrence Catholic Academy Trust and a feeder school to Saint John Houghton Catholic Voluntary Academy in Ilkeston.