New Year Update from Cllrs David Barnard and Faye Frost

We hope that you had a happy and healthy Christmas break, and have re-charged your batteries for a Happy and Healthy New Year!

Many things are on the horizon and nearer to us, that we will need to look at very carefully, as the year unfolds.

Harpenden School Named "Comprehensive School of the Year"

St George's School in Harpenden was named Comprehensive School of the Year by the Sunday Times. This comes as the school leapt over twenty places up the league tables to become the 88th best state secondary in the country and became the 4th highest ranking school with a non-selective intake.

Cllr Matt Stephens Supports PARC Stall

Cllr Matt Stephens and other volunteers from the PARC - Playground Action Rothamsted Committee group attended a highly successful stall at the Harpenden Christmas Carnival.

Hitchin Conservatives Hold Street Stall in Market Square

Your local Hitchin Conservatives team today held a street stall in Hitchin Market Square. We discussed a variety of issues - from Churchgate to parking to Brexit and other national issues, and gave people the opportunity to fill in our survey on what they'd like to see done in their local area.

Bim Meets with the Chair of the Office for Road and Rail

This morning Bim met with the Chair of the Office for Road and Rail (ORR), Professor Stephen Glister. The ORR acts as the rail regulator. He is soon due to publish his final report into the reasons for the timetable disaster of this summer.

Bim Speaks at the Herts Chamber of Commerce

Bim recently spoke at the Herts Chamber of Commerce October Lunch. Bim said, "Herts Chamber of Commerce is a fantastic organisation well positioned to open doors and forge business relationships from different business sectors.