Press Releases

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.

MP Welcomes Decision on Post Offices Providing DVLA Services

North East Herts MP Oliver Heald has today welcomed the announcement by the Secretary of State for Transport, Rt Hon Patrick McLoughlin MP, that the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) has awarded a new seven year contract to the Post Office to provide DVLA’s services from their post

MP Welcomes DWP Enquiry Service

North East Herts MP Oliver Heald has welcomed the roll-out across Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire of a new Enquiry Service for Jobseekers Allowance and Income Support customers. 

MP Supports Breakthrough Breast Cancer Campaign

North East Herts MP Oliver Heald met constituent, Sally Burton, at Breakthrough Breast Cancer’s 13th annual Westminster Fly-In event to support the charity’s call to save lives through increasing awareness, promoting early diagnosis and providing access to treatment.