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MP welcomes stable interim timetable

I met the Passenger Services Director for Govia, Stuart Cheshire, again this afternoon and was given some slightly more encouraging news.  He said that from today, Govia will be advertising an interim timetable on the various rail websites and all advertised services will run (barring unforeseen

MP takes up Rail Complaints

North East Hertfordshire MP, Sir Oliver Heald, has received complaints on the first day of the new timetable that there are no trains running from Royston to St Pancras causing inconvenience to passengers.  He has immediately contacted Katherine Cox, Stakeholder Manager at Govia Thameslink Railwa

Saving the earth – a sustainable future for soils and water

On 24th April 2018 I sponsored the launch at Parliament of a major report ‘Saving the earth – a sustainable future for soils and water’ jointly compiled by the Angling Trust, WWF-UK and The Rivers Trust, recommending a radical new approach to managing the countryside to prevent soil erosion, floo

MP Sir Oliver Heald congratulates Willmott Dixon on Queen's Award

North East Hertfordshire MP, Sir Oliver Heald is delighted to hear that Willmott Dixon, based at the Spirella Building in Bridge Road, Letchworth Garden City has been given the prestigious award for the second time after being recognised for its employees enhancing life opportunities for others.