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Maria Miller MP Launches Road Safety Week

Maria Miller MP has launched Basingstoke Road Safety week which runs from 17th to 23rd November. The week focuses on raising awareness of cyclists and motorcyclists on our roads as well as the importance of driver and pedestrian safety. Maria launched the campaign at Headway’s Basingstoke Headquarters, where she met Gary Langron from Winklebury cycles, Sue Bone, Heather Jury, John Smith and Angela Treen from Headway.

MP MARIA ON CHILDCARE AND CHILDREN’S CENTRES

Local MP Maria Miller recently spent time visiting Children’s Centres and a nursery for disabled children, to hear the views of parents, staff and managers, to help prepare for her role on the Parliamentary Committee which will begin scrutinising the Childcare Payments Bill next week.

MARIA MILLER SAYS: 'STOP PHOSPHATE POLLUTION'

Local MP Maria Miller has called for a halt to uncontrolled phosphate pollution of the Loddon to be at the heart of new Environment Agency plans set to be published shortly.

MARIA MILLER WELCOMES FALL IN UNEMPLOYMENT

Local MP Maria Miller has welcomed a further fall in unemployment figures for Basingstoke. In August unemployment in Basingstoke fell to 896, lower than at any time since March 2008.

MARIA MILLER, MP VISITS LOCAL WAR GRAVES

Local MP Maria Miller has visited Commonwealth War Graves at Worting Road Cemetery and South View Cemetery in Basingstoke, to mark the beginning of the First World War Centenary.

MARIA MILLER SAYS, "STOP INTERNET REVENGE PORN "

Maria Miller MP has called for a change in the law to protect women from Revenge Pornography posted on the internet.  Maria says: “The law does not adequately protect women from this new form of sexually abusive behaviour.