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Sir Oliver Heald celebrates community’s efforts to cure blood cancer

Celebrating the 1053 potential lifesavers in North East Hertfordshire this Blood Cancer Awareness Month

Residents in North East Hertfordshire have been praised by blood cancer charity Anthony Nolan for the people in their community who are registered as stem cell donors.

Minister announces consultation on leasehold reforms

The Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, James Brokenshire MP, has announced a consultation on measures to tackle exploitative and unjustifiable practices in the leasehold sector. Full details are given in the attached letter.

MP takes up case of Ashwell Community Bus

North Herts MP, Sir Oliver Heald, has taken up the concerns of Ashwell residents about the withdrawal of the Ashwell Community Bus (service 202) to and from Ashwell station. The operator, Landmark Coaches, has given notice on the 202 contract with the service finishing in mid-November.

Sir Oliver Heald comments on Boundary Commission Final Proposals

The Boundary Commission’s final proposals were published on 10 September and suggest removing villages such as Walkern and Watton-at-Stone from NE Hertfordshire constituency and placing them in Stevenage.  The Hertford Rural wards of NE Herts will be placed in Welwyn & Hatfield.  In addition,