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MP GIVES AAA SUPPORT TO LOCAL TAXI DRIVERS

Cabbies in Welwyn Hatfield, up in arms over rival firm Uber, have taken their fight to MP Grant Shapps. Licenced drivers in the borough claim they are not operating “on a level playing field”. Drivers from Hatfield-based AAA Taxis met with Mr Shapps to explain their...

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‘Govia must go’ says furious MP Grant Shapps

The boss of train services which serve Welwyn Hatfield has ‘broken promises’ and again ‘let down rail users in the area’ That is the view of MP Grant Shapps following another meeting with Patrick Verwer, CEO of Govia. In a previous meeting Mr Verwer, said the MP, had...

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Smart Motorways on the right track in Welwyn Hatfield

Work is on track to finally begin widening the A1(M) in March 2020, reducing traffic and putting an end to the chaos that it currently causes. This news is the latest development in a long-running campaign, fronted by local MP Grant Shapps, to improve the often...

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Withdrawal Agreement Brexit Speech by The Rt Hon Grant Shapps MP

With the big vote coming up on Tuesday, here is my speech in the Withdrawal Agreement Brexit debate, video and transcript posted below too. Grant..

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Great to join Welwyn Hatfield posties first thing this morning to thank them for all their hard work delivering a big increase in parcels this..

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Thameslink compensation

If you’re a NON-season ticket commuter, who travelled 3+ times a week during the post-May timetable chaos, then the hard fought for ‘Additional..

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Rail firm forced to spend £15m after chaos

Worst-affected 2018 season ticket holders should receive a discount on 2019 season tickets, according to new report by MPs on this year’s rail..

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CONFIRMED: After a very long campaign, Oyster is coming to Welwyn Garden City & stations in-between including Hatfield, Welham Green, Brookmans..

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With the big vote coming up on Tuesday, here is my speech in the Withdrawal Agreement Brexit debate. Partial video below & full version at https://t.co/ahTRKNinMd whilst transcript can be found here: https://t.co/vUnukjysB5

Great to join Welwyn Hatfield posties first thing this morning to thank them for all their hard work delivering a big increase in parcels this Xmas.

If you're a NON-season ticket commuter, who travelled 3+ times a week during the post-May timetable chaos, then the hard fought for 'Additional Industry Compensation Scheme' is now open for you here. Any problems claiming let me know at grant@shapps.com
https://t.co/uoX14Z1mZJ

Worst-affected 2018 season ticket holders should receive a discount on 2019 season tickets, according to new report by MPs on this year's rail chaos https://t.co/U0UVcXJL64

CONFIRMED: After a very long campaign, Oyster is coming to Welwyn Garden City & stations in-between including Hatfield, Welham Green, Brookmans Park during second half of next year, meaning contactless travel using Oyster, credit cards, plus Apple and Google pay to London

Congratulations to new Cllr Paul Smith for winning a closely contested by-election in Welwyn West on Thursday. Results: Con 960, LibDems 604, Lab 72. Paul will be a great representative for Welwyn.

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