Press Releases

Sir Oliver Heald reacts to North East Hertfordshire’s unemployment figures

MP for North East Hertfordshire, Sir Oliver Heald, welcomes figures from the Office for National Statistics, which show a year on year improvement.  The total number of unemployed claimants in the North East Hertfordshire constituency in October 2016 was 617, which is 21 lower than in October 201

MP seeks assurances over Watton-at-Stone Station

North East Herts MP Sir Oliver Heald has asked Govia Thameslink Railway and the Secretary of State for Transport, Chris Grayling, for assurances about the future of Watton-at-Stone station.

Christmas Message

I would like to wish all my constituents across North East Hertfordshire a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.

MP Welcomes Green Light For Royston Hospital Options Appraisal

Sir Oliver Heald, MP for North East Hertfordshire, heard today from Jeremy Hunt’s office (Secretary of State for Health) that NHS England can now confirm that the long-awaited approval for the funding of the Options Appraisal is in place through the Government’s Primary Care Infrastructure Fund.

Sir Oliver Heald welcomes support for new businesses

Sir Oliver Heald, MP for North East Hertfordshire, has welcomed new figures showing that the Government’s Start-Up Loans and New Enterprise Allowance schemes are supporting people in North East Hertfordshire to set up their own businesses and helping to provide growth and jobs for hardworking families in our area.

Sir Oliver Heald MP is supporting Carers’ Week

MP for North East Hertfordshire, Sir Oliver Heald, is supporting Carers’ Week, which runs from 8-14 June. Carers’ Week is an annual campaign which aims to raise awareness of caring, highlight the challenges that carers face, and recognise the contribution that they make across the UK.