Eastleigh MP helps shine the spotlight on type 1 diabetes in Parliament

Eastleigh’s MP Mike Thornton has met people living with type 1 diabetes to discuss the impact of this serious and complex condition, as part of an event to raise awareness of the condition.

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Fair Oak school-girl's sanitation campaign gets MP backing

It's a basic part of our lives, but for many living in developing countries, having access to clean water and sanitised toilets is something unknown.

Now a Fair Oak school-girl has launched an attention-grabbing campaign to highlight the problem, and has already won the backing of her local MP Mike Thornton.

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Deadly cancer: 'Take action now', PM told

Eastleigh MP Mike Thornton has pressed the Prime Minister to do more to tackle Oesophageal Cancer, a disease which kills 21 people every day in the UK.

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£800 tax cut for 42,530 people in Eastleigh

An £800 income tax cut for people in Eastleigh is the real budget boost, Liberal Democrat MP Mike Thornton has said.

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Streetworks pledge good news, says Eastleigh's MP

A pledge to tackle the costly damage caused by shoddy streetworks has been agreed by councils, utility companies and businesses.

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Mike Thornton wins unanimous backing of Liberal Democrats to stand in General Election

Mike_Thornton_MP.pngEastleigh’s MP Mike Thornton has been unanimously reselected to stand in next year’s General Election for the Liberal Democrats.

Mike was formally re-adopted to stand for the party last night (Sunday) by Liberal Democrat supporters from across Eastleigh Borough.

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Mike urges residents in Hampshire to protect themselves from carbon monoxide poisoning

Research suggests over 35 million Britons are at risk because they don’t have an alarm

With storms continuing to hit the UK, and households using their heating more, Eastleigh MP Mike Thornton is reminding people in Hampshire to install an audible carbon monoxide alarm.

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Eastleigh MP calls on local musicians and film makers to “Rock the House”

Eastleigh MP Mike Thornton is urging local musicians and film makers to enter Parliament’s biggest and best competition: Rock the House and Film the House.

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MP pledges to ‘beat bowel cancer’ in Hampshire

A Hampshire MP had vowed to ‘lift the lid’ on bowel cancer.

Eastleigh MP Mike Thornton MP is backing the charity Beating Bowel Cancer to help raise awareness of the disease.

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Mike Welcomes New Mental Health Crisis Care Agreement

Eastleigh MP Mike Thornton today welcomed a far-reaching new agreement between police, mental health trusts and paramedics to improve emergency care and support for people experiencing a mental health crisis.

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