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MP welcomes Crufts win for brave dog Finn

North East Herts MP, Oliver Heald, has welcomed the victory of retired police dog Finn and PC Dave Wardell at Crufts in the Friends for Life category.

MP welcomes better quality highways repairs

North East Herts MP, Sir Oliver Heald has welcomed the news of a new specification for highways repairs by utility companies. This is something he has been calling for for some time following representations to him by County Councillor Fiona Hill and District Councillor Tony Hunter.

MP backs transformational NHS hub plan for the Garden City

North East Herts MP, Sir Oliver Heald, is supporting plans by local health providers to unite the work of local GPs, community providers and public health in a town centre location in the Garden City.

Commenting, Sir Oliver said:

Good news from the Safer A507 Campaign

Good news this week from the Safer A507 Campaign with Herts County Council signalling a budget allocation of £120,000 to implement the plan for the A507 to be weight restricted.

MP takes up tool theft concerns

North East Herts MP, Sir Oliver Heald, has been approached by local residents in Royston about repeated theft of tools from vans in the town. Sir Oliver has immediately taken this up with Herts Police, together with Councillors Fiona Hill and Sarah Dingley.

MP welcomes energy efficiency grants for community buildings

North East Herts MP, Sir Oliver Heald, has welcomed the announcement from UK Power Networks that it has launched a new £300,000 fund to community organisations offering energy efficiency advice, and for energy efficiency improvements to community buildings.

Tool Thefts in Royston

I have been concerned about the spate of thefts of tools from vans in Royston  for some time. These are particularly despicable offences, as they deprive tradesmen of their means of earning a living. Equally, they are particularly difficult crimes to detect.