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The latest on EU Settlement Rights

This is the latest information on the EU Settlement Scheme for EU citizens in the UK.

The Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union today set out information for EU citizens and their family members in the UK in the event of a no deal exit from the EU.

The UK Government:

Opening of a new woodland created by staff at settle

The team from settle volunteered their personal time to transform the disused area of land into an engaging space which children at the school can now use for woodland games and education projects.

Brexit Secretaray sets out Government's analysis of deal with the EU

Stephen Barclay MP announces that the Department for Exiting the European Union has today published three documents setting out the Government's analysis of the deal reached with the EU. Further details in his attached 'Dear Colleague' letter.

Statement by Sir Oliver Heald MP on the draft Brexit agreement

Under this draft agreement the UK would leave the EU and be in charge of its money, laws and borders. The agreement would allow our businesses to continue to trade with the EU without interruption and in a way that minimises the friction of regulation and border controls. 

MP welcomes Ashwell Bus success

Following representations to Hertfordshire County Council by North East Herts MP Sir Oliver Heald and local Conservative councillors, the County Council has confirmed that they have awarded an emergency contract to ensure that the 202 Ashwell Station link service continues to run from 19 November

Minister announces consultation on leasehold reforms

The Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, James Brokenshire MP, has announced a consultation on measures to tackle exploitative and unjustifiable practices in the leasehold sector. Full details are given in the attached letter.