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MP welcomes school funding increase

North East Herts MP, Sir Oliver Heald, has welcomed the announcement schools in Hertfordshire will receive 4.27% more funding per pupil next year as part of the recent multi-billion investment in primary and secondary education.

MP welcomes update on A1(M) works

North East Herts MP, Sir Oliver Heald, has welcomed a report from Highways England confirming that work to upgrade the A1(M) is progressing well and on time. The preliminary design is complete and the phase 1 construction delivery partner tender is underway.

MP backs Cyber First for Girls

The National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) in 2016 as part of the government’s strategy to nurture the UK’s cyber security capability which includes the development of the next generation of cyber professionals.

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.