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New Era for Popular Welwyn Club

The doors of the Welwyn Sports and Social Club (WSSC) have been officially opened once again after extensive renovation works. The club was founded more than four decades ago by a group of volunteers and thanks to its ethos of inclusivity, variety and friendliness to...

Ambitious Electric Vehicle Plans Announced in Hatfield

Cutting edge Hatfield Station has seen the launch of a new government initiative to encourage more people to switch to electric cars to mark World Electric Vehicle Day (9th September 2020). Welwyn Hatfield MP and Transport Secretary Grant Shapps revealed that as part...

14,700 Jobs Protected in Welwyn Hatfield

Latest figures released have shown the huge impact of the government’s unprecedented package of support directly in the local area. As part of the next step towards economic recovery and the UK’s long term prosperity following the Covid-19 pandemic the Treasury has...

MP Checks In on Welwyn Hatfield Supermarket

Welwyn Hatfield MP Grant Shapps recently met with bosses from online supermarket giant Ocado to get an update on their battle to supply households across the country during the COVID-19 epidemic. The online grocer, headquartered in Hatfield, has reported a large...

MP Meets With Supermarket Bosses Headquartered in Welwyn Hatfield

MP Grant Shapps recently met with senior bosses from both Tesco and Ocado in order to discuss supply-chain issues during Coronavirus. The two supermarket chains – both headquartered in his Welwyn Hatfield constituency – revealed the challenges of dealing with last...

Local Business Heats Up the Cooling Market with New Product

Welwyn Hatfield businesses continue to innovate and impress, with WMS Underfloor Heating being no exception as they plan to revolutionise the cooling sector. Ashley Cooper, Managing Director of WMS, invited Grant to their offices in Woodside Lane in order to discuss...

Welwyn Retains Its Cash Machine After Pressure From MP

Following the announcement of Barclays’ closure of their branch in Welwyn village, a replacement cash machine has been installed in the village thanks to pressure from Welwyn Hatfield’s Member of Parliament Grant Shapps. The loss of a cash machine in the village would...

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...