Ashby Canal

Andrew Bridgen MP becomes Patron of Ashby Canal Association.
5th October 2018

Local MP, Andrew Bridgen, has agreed to become the first ever patron of the Ashby Canal Association. Mr Bridgen has been a long time supporter of the restoration of the canal. The charity is 50 years old and decided to appoint Mr Bridgen as its firs patron in recognition of his support over a long period.

Andrew said:
"I'm very pleased to lend my name and support to ACA's work to restore the canal all the way to the existing section at Moira Furnace and Conkers in the heart of the National Forest. This will bring futher environmental and economic regeneration to this area as it moves on from its mining heritage and becomes a top class tourist destination."

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Andrew holds regular surgeries throughout the constituency.

Forthcoming surgery dates

Friday 14th June 2019 - Kegworth
Kegworth Village Hall, Nottingham Roam,
Kegworth, Derby DE74 2FH
Friday 12th July 2019 - Coalville
Marlene Reid Centre, 85 Belvoir Road, Coalville, Leics LE67 3PH
Friday 9th August 2019 - Ashby
Ashby de la Zouch Town Council, Legion House, South Street, Ashby, Leics LE65 1BQ

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