Press Releases

MP Supports Battersea Dogs and Cats Home

North East Herts MP Oliver Heald visited Battersea Dogs and Cats Home to see the facilities and meet veterinary staff at the 160  year old home in Battersea.  Oliver visited having worked with Battersea on Finn’s Law (the Animal Welfare (Service Animals) Act 2019) and on the campaign to increase

Oliver Heald receives Special Recongition Award

North East Herts MP Oliver Heald was delighted to receive a Special Recognition Award from the Chief Constable Charlie Hall to recognise his work in taking the Animal Welfare (Service Animals) Act 2019 through Parliament.  He received the Award at County Police Headquarters in Welwyn Garden City.

Breakthrough deal on access to cystic fibrosis medicine

North East Herts MP Oliver Heald has been thanked by David Ramsay, Chief Executive of the Cystic Fibrosis Trust, for his help in the campaign for access to Orkambi. In a message today Mr Ramsden said:

MP “Drops In” on Jackie’s Centre

NE Herts MP Oliver Heald visited Jackie’s Drop In Centre, Broadway, Letchworth to see the work they do, to meet members, volunteers and visitors there.

MP welcomes school funding increase

North East Herts MP, Sir Oliver Heald, has welcomed the announcement schools in Hertfordshire will receive 4.27% more funding per pupil next year as part of the recent multi-billion investment in primary and secondary education.

MP backs Cyber First for Girls

The National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) in 2016 as part of the government’s strategy to nurture the UK’s cyber security capability which includes the development of the next generation of cyber professionals.