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Edward meets with Anthony Nolan Trust in Parliament

Edward joined a cross-party Parliamentary event to meet with representatives of the Anthony Nolan Trust to discuss their work and campaigns, and to recognise the number of people who are registered as stem cell donors. 

Edward supports Guide Dogs UK

Edward has met with supporters of Guide Dogs in Parliament at an event to highlight their work and to draw attention to their 'Streets Ahead' campaign, aimed at making our streets safer and easier to get around by blind or partially-signed people, and people with a guide dog.

Edward 'Backs British Farming' with the NFU

Edward has met with National Farmers' Union (NFU) President, Meurig Raymond, and representatives of the NFU in the East Midlands in Parliament to highlight the importance of British farming to our economy, our countryside, and to our communities.

Edward re-elected as MP for Charnwood

Edward has been re-elected as the Conservative MP for Charnwood with an increased share of the votes.

The full results for the Charnwood Parliamentary Constituency are:

Edward ARGAR (Conservative)        33,318                 60.4%    

Edward shown round LRI's brand new A&E Department

Edward has joined other Leicestershire and Leicester MPs on a tour of the brand new Emergency Department at the Leicester Royal Infirmary, which is due to open to patients next week and which will be the most modern A&E in the country.

Thurcaston Church Bellringing Open Day

The sound of church bells on a Sunday, or for weddings and funerals, is part of village life in our county, and a great tradition we often take for granted.