News

Catch-up with what Grant has been working on in his Welwyn Hatfield constituency with the latest news and activity right here.

Volunteer

Get more involved in our community by volunteering to join Grant’s team. From social events to community campaigning. Find out how you can get involved and volunteer here.

Contact Grant

Grant makes it really easy to keep in touch. From receiving regular updates to letting him know what’s on your mind. This is the place to get in touch.

Latest News

Shapps seeks WGC Oyster update

Welwyn Hatfield MP Grant Shapps and his colleague, Hertsmere MP Oliver Dowden have written to the Rail minister for a meeting to seek clarification on the extension of the Oyster system. In July 2016 there was much optimism when the then Rail Minister made a...

read more

Welwyn Hatfield MP opens new Brookmans Park Post Office

Grant Shapps, MP for Welwyn Hatfield, has cut the ribbon at the official opening of the relocated Brookmans Park Post Office, along with new Postmaster Sheikh Islam and pupils from nearby Brookmans Park Primary School. The Post Office is now located at Charlie’s...

read more

Social Media

Smart meters to cut bills 'by just £11'

Smart meters to cut energy bills by just £11, say the British Infrastructure Group of MPs (BIG) – read BBC story here http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-44903471..

11 likes, 9 comments2 days ago

Not exactly a page turner, but Sunday was sunny so spent 5.5 hours outdoors reading Brexit White Paper cover-to-cover; making margin notes. CONCLUSIONS:..

12 likes, 3 comments5 days ago

Campaigners rejoice after crucial B197 study recommends speed limit reduction

Good news that new B197 study reflects locals’ views that the current speed limit is a genuine safety risk particularly with two primary schools..

11 likes, 0 comments6 days ago

To commuters paying MORE than they would on the train because of late/cancelled trains – e.g. got a taxi, booked a hotel, etc – you can reclaim..

10 likes, 9 comments6 days ago

Make Healthcare Local

Great to see sunny WGC celebrating #NHS70 birthday. When I had cancer years back the health service saved my life, so I’m pleased we’re investing..

20 likes, 3 comments1 week ago

Smart meters to cut energy bills by just £11, say @BIG_MPs - read BBC story here https://t.co/MkrXneh0o7 or download full report at https://t.co/8o0DiHhds9

Looking forward to receiving @SouthernRailUK formal policy for additional FIRST CLASS seating occupied by staff bags #Govia #Thameslink

Not exactly a page turner, but Sunday was sunny so spent 5.5 hours outdoors reading Brexit White Paper cover-to-cover; making margin notes. CONCLUSIONS: 1. No way Cabinet had time to read in full prior to Chequers. 2. Will live with it as end point, but not if ripped apart by EU.

171 MPs & Lords are deeply concerned by planning app to destroy #Fairoaks Airport. UK is running out of airfields, but should be investing in high-tech #STEM jobs instead. We call on @Surreyheath @michaelgove @transportgovuk @mhclg to act! @SurreyLive https://t.co/TwyOvG93wx

Good news that new B197 study reflects locals’ views that the current speed limit is a genuine safety risk particularly with two primary schools nearby and that solutions are needed. https://t.co/HgMf1sBGZI

To commuters paying MORE than they would on the train because of late/cancelled trains - e.g. got a taxi, booked a hotel, etc - you can reclaim ‘additional costs’ on your delay repay form @GNRailUK. It’s not obvious, but worked with constituents who've successfully rec'd claims.

Load More...