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MP Makes Progress on Finn's Law

North East Herts MP, Sir Oliver Heald, today put his Animal Welfare (Service Animals) Bill before the House of Commons for a Second Reading.

Latest letter about Rail Compensation

Recent letter from Chris Grayling regarding rail compensation.

Performance on GTR’s Thameslink and Great Northern lines has been unacceptable since the timetable change on 20 May.

Sir Oliver questions Prime Minister about rail chaos

During Prime Minister’s Questions, Sir Oliver Heald MP took the opportunity to highlight to Prime Minister Theresa May the ‘appalling’ rail service that constituents have had to face for seven weeks. 

MP's latest representations to Ministers

Yesterday, I pressed Jo Johnson in the Chamber of the House of Commons about the rail situation.

I later met Chris Grayling and raised Health & Safety concerns about overcrowding, the need for an early compensation announcement and the need for evening flyers to stop at Letchworth.

MP to Meet Chris Grayling

I wrote to the Transport Secretary yesterday expressing my concern that the service is going backwards in terms of capacity and reliability and I will be meeting him this evening.

MP welcomes suspension of First Class

Sir Oliver has welcomed the Rail Minister’s response to his call for First Class to be suspended until 15 July.  He has received the attached letter from the Minister, Jo Johnson MP.