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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.

'Dear Colleague' from The Rt Hon Theresa May MP

Today we have reached agreement with the European Commission on the three important issues that we have been discussing in the first phase of the negotiations before the UK’s departure from the European Union: citizens’ rights, Northern Ireland, and the financial settlement.

Citizens' Rights Agreement

 

Dear Sir Oliver,

Today, EU citizens in the UK and UK nationals in the EU have more certainty about their future following an agreement on citizens’ rights between the UK and the EU Commission.

MP welcomes new service for older people at Lister

A new service is now in place at the Lister hospital that means frail older people brought in to the hospital’s emergency department, frequently by ambulance, are now referred quickly for assessment by a specialist, consultant-led multidisciplinary team.