‘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...

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...

New Govia boss pledges to fix shambolic train service

As the revised December timetable looms, Welwyn Hatfield MP Grant Shapps has hauled the new Govia CEO Patrick Verwer into a meeting in Parliament to demand urgent improvements to the service. Following the shambolic introduction of the May timetable by Govia...