Lacrosse World Cup Launch Draws Ministerial and MP Support

Wednesday, 25th April 2012 saw the English Lacrosse Association in Parliament to launch their Bid to host the 2017 Women’s World Cup.Among those present was the Solicitor General and MP for Harborough, Edward Garnier QC, who showed his support by signing the ‘Back the Bid’ England flag


Edward Garnier, MP for Harborough, Oadby & Wigston, spent time at South Wigston High School on Friday, 27 April with the Head Teacher, Gary Toward, to discuss the school’s future as an Academy and the Governors’ and school’s aspirations to change from a 10 to 14 age group school to one that teaches pupils up to 16 years old.

Edward Garnier MP backs "Labelled"

Edward Garnier MP for Harborough Oadby and Wigston has expressed his backing for a newly created group of young carers called “Labelled”.

Edward Garnier MP Congratulates Farndon Road Farm Shop on Countryside Alliance Victory

Harborough MP Edward Garnier was on hand to congratulate Mr and Mrs Kevin Stokes, the owners of Market Harborough’s Farndon Road Farm Shop at an awards ceremony in the House of Lords in Westminster on Wednesday, 7 March 2012 when it was announced that the Farm Shop had been selected as National Finalists and Midlands Regional Winners in the Local Food category.

Garnier “Inclined” to Support Trust at Foxton Locks

On  Friday 9 March MP for Harborough, Edward Garnier, visited Foxton Locks to see the progress on the restoration works which the Foxton Locks Inclined Plane Trust have been carrying out at the heritage and premier tourist site.

LIB DEM mismangement causes Golf Course to shut !

The recent announcement by Oadby and Wigston Council that the Oadby Municipal Golf Course is to be shut with losses of over £100,000 in the current year,  has been condemmed by Cllr Ravendra H Thakor ( Grange ward) and newly elected Woodlands representative Cllr Bhupendra Dave.