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MP backs campaign for Norton crossing

Oliver Heald MP is backing the campaign for a pedestrian crossing to be provided in the vicinity of Norton Road/Green Lane/Croft Lane, Letchworth Garden City. He has been approached by residents, Cllr Morgan Derbyshire and Co Cllr Simon Bloxham.

Ivel Springs

I have been approached by constituents in Baldock and Radwell about the lack of water in Ivel Springs. This is an issue that I have been taking up with the Environment Agency and Affinity Water for some months.  I have also raised this is the House of Commons in a recent debate.

MP's comment on Thomas Cook and closure of Letchworth store

North East Herts MP Oliver Heald was sad to see the collapse of Thomas Cook and the closure of the store in Letchworth.  It was clear that the group had difficulties with high levels of debt against a background of a changing market for holidays.

Sir Oliver attends unveiling of memorial at Westmill Church

Sir Oliver attended the unveiling of a memorial for Peter Mildren who fought in his Spitfire in the Battle of Britain and survived, only to be shot down over France in 1941 and killed.  He was the only resident of Westmill Parish to be killed in action in WWII, and no memorial in his honour was p