MPs visits oversubscribed Welwyn Garden City school

Ridgeway Academy is constantly improving. With the school breaking records and being oversubscribed this year, new Headteacher Sarah Mitcherson invited Grant Shapps MP along to see just what has led to such success. Two year 11 students took Grant on a tour around the...

Thousands of local children to benefit from ‘Bikeability’ training

A Hatfield school was the location for the national extension of the Government’s ‘Bikeability’ cycling scheme recently. Designed to help children learn real-world cycling skills, local MP Grant Shapps, who as Secretary of State for Transport is in charge of the...

LOCAL MP CUTS THE RIBBON ON THE STUNNING NEW COMET HOTEL

Local MP Grant Shapps recently attended the grand opening of the new Comet Hotel, and cut the ribbon for Welwyn Hatfield’s newest local facility. Grant, alongside owner Simon Lester, Mayor of Welwyn Hatfield Councillor Roger Trigg and other local councillors, spoke at...

Community group wins £10,000 National Lottery funding

Local community group Welwyn Hatfield Community Services was recently awarded £10,000 by the National Lottery Community Fund, to support their work with vulnerable women and families. Set up by Welwyn Hatfield residents Lola and Jessica, the organisation supports...