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MP Welcomes Movement on Rail Timetable

North East Herts MP Sir Oliver Heald has welcomed news that Govia are considering making improvements to the proposed timetable for Royston.  In a letter, Katherine Cox of Govia has told Sir Oliver that there may be a possibility of starting one Thameslink service an hour in the mornings from Roy

MP attends new priest, Theresa’s, first Eucharist

North East Herts MP Sir Oliver Heald joined other dignitaries, family, friends and the congregation of St John the Baptist Parish Church in Royston on Sunday morning for the first Eucharist celebrated by Revd Theresa Musiwacho.  Theresa had been priested the previous day at St Alban’s Abbey.

MP presses for re-think over Baldock bank closure

Following representations from constituents in Baldock and recent coverage in the Comet newspaper, North East Hertfordshire MP Sir Oliver Heald is to hold a meeting at Westminster with senior executives from Barclays Bank. 

Launch of GREAT.gov.uk

In a competitive business environment, it is important to continue to develop our market strongly. The launch of GREAT.gov.uk provides an excellent platform for this.

MP Presses Transport Secretary over Watton-at-Stone Railway

North East Hertfordshire MP, Sir Oliver Heald met Transport Secretary Chris Grayling MP to press for action to avoid Watton-at-Stone and other residents on the Hertford Loop line having to endure a bus service from Stevenage after the new timetable comes in.  Sir Oliver has previously met represe