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Saving the earth – a sustainable future for soils and water

On 24th April 2018 I sponsored the launch at Parliament of a major report ‘Saving the earth – a sustainable future for soils and water’ jointly compiled by the Angling Trust, WWF-UK and The Rivers Trust, recommending a radical new approach to managing the countryside to prevent soil erosion, floo

MP Sir Oliver Heald congratulates Willmott Dixon on Queen's Award

North East Hertfordshire MP, Sir Oliver Heald is delighted to hear that Willmott Dixon, based at the Spirella Building in Bridge Road, Letchworth Garden City has been given the prestigious award for the second time after being recognised for its employees enhancing life opportunities for others.

MP opposes Gresley Park known as EOS1

North East Herts MP, Sir Oliver Heald, has backed the objections of Walkern and Aston Parish Councils to the Gresley Park development (EOS1) currently being considered by the Inspector as part of the East Herts District Council Local Plan.

Tribute to former MP for North Hertfordshire, Lord Stewartby

I am sorry to hear of the death of Ian Stewart, Lord Stewartby. My wife Christine and I are thinking of his widow Deborah and his family at this difficult time. Ian was a friend for 35 years and served the North Hertfordshire constituency for 18 years.