Press Releases

MP pledges to end the institutionalisation of children

North East Herts MP Oliver Heald pledged to support efforts to end the institutional care of children globally and ensure that all children have the opportunity to grow up in a family at an event held last week in the Houses of Parliament hosted by international charity Hope and Homes for Children.

MP welcomes news on Letchworth Station lifts

North East Herts MP Oliver Heald has continued his long-standing campaign for new lifts at Letchworth Railway Station, by pressing Chief Executive David Higgins at Network Rail for a date by which the lifts will be installed.

MPs Delight as Letchworth Company Wins Two Prestigious Awards

North East Herts MP Oliver Heald was at the Institution of Mechanical Engineers “Manufacturing Excellence” Awards at the Dorchester Hotel in London last night, to see local Letchworth Garden City company Altro Limited win two prestigious awards for manufacturing excellence.

MP Welcomes Home Armed Services

North East Herts MP Oliver Heald was one of a number of Ministers and MPs who welcomed home our armed services from Afghanistan this week at a ceremony at the House of Commons.

MP Welcomes Home Heat Helpline

North East Herts MP, Oliver Heald, has welcomed the Home Heat Helpline (0800 33 66 99), which gives free, impartial and confidential service that connects people and families on low incomes and those in poor health with support which is worth an average of £160.

MP Welcomes Proposals to Ease Home Improvements

North East Herts MP Oliver Heald has today welcomed the announcement by the Parliamentary under Secretary of State for Planning, that complicated planning application forms for small scale home improvements could be scrapped.

MP Speaks Out at Windfarm Inquiry

North East Herts MP Oliver Heald was the first witness on the second day of the Inquiry into a wind turbine proposed for Benington, near Watton-at-Stone and Stevenage.