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'Dear Colleague' from The Rt Hon Theresa May MP

Today we have reached agreement with the European Commission on the three important issues that we have been discussing in the first phase of the negotiations before the UK’s departure from the European Union: citizens’ rights, Northern Ireland, and the financial settlement.

Citizens' Rights Agreement


Dear Sir Oliver,

Today, EU citizens in the UK and UK nationals in the EU have more certainty about their future following an agreement on citizens’ rights between the UK and the EU Commission.

MP welcomes new service for older people at Lister

A new service is now in place at the Lister hospital that means frail older people brought in to the hospital’s emergency department, frequently by ambulance, are now referred quickly for assessment by a specialist, consultant-led multidisciplinary team.

A busy day at Westminster

At a Parliamentary information session on Wednesday, Sir Oliver met Govia Thameslink Railway Chief Executive Officer Charles Horton and his team and was updated on progress in delivering GTR’s modernisation programme and upcoming improvements in 2018/19.

MP Presses for Finn's Law

On Tuesday 5 December, North East Herts MP, Sir Oliver Heald, will put forward a motion in the House of Commons for permission to bring in a Bill, The Service Animals Offences Bill, which would make it an offence to attack service animals, including police dogs and horses, and to make certain off

MP Receives Assurance About School Merger

North East Herts MP Oliver Heald received a briefing from the Royston Schools Academy Trust on its plans to merge the schools. Also present were County Councillors Fiona Hill and Steve Jarvis.