Press Releases

MP welcomes extra £2.55M for Lister Hospital

North East Herts MP Oliver Heald has asked questions in the House of Commons about extra funding for winter pressures.

The Health Secretary of State Jeremy Hunt MP confirmed that an extra £2.55M has been allocated to E&‎N Herts NHS Trust to help cover winter pressures.

MP welcomes New Body For Environmental Standards

North Herts MP, Sir Oliver Heald, has welcomed Michael Gove’s announcement that he is to consult on a new, independent body to uphold environmental standards when the UK leaves the European Union.

Sir Oliver Heald welcomes new law on animal welfare

North East Herts MP, Sir Oliver Heald, has welcomed the announcement by Michael Gove that a new law will ensure animal abusers are jailed for up to 5 years and animal sentience is reflected in domestic law.

MP Joins Buntingford Lights of Love Service

North East Herts MP, Sir Oliver Heald, was Guest of Honour at the annual Lights of Love Service in Buntingford on Friday, organised by the Isabel Hospice. Oliver gave a Reading and then switched on the lights, after an enthusiastic crowd countdown.

MP applauds new Ambulance Hub

North East Herts MP, Sir Oliver Heald, visited the new East of England Ambulance Service hub in Babbage Road, Stevenage on Friday to see their latest equipment and congratulate them on their improved performance.