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COVID-19: Useful phone numbers

As the COVID-19 outbreak becomes more and more serious, having access to the right contact numbers and knowing where to turn for help is essential. 

See the photo above and the text below for some phone numbers that might come in handy. 


Grant Shapps wins re-election with increased majority

On Thursday 12th December, Grant Shapps was re-elected as Welwyn Hatfield's Member of Parliament. 

Following a hard-fought campaign, Grant was re-elected with 53% of the vote, and a majority of 10,955. 

Grant said of his victory: 

Andrew Bridgen MP woos sweltering supper club

Last night we enjoyed the latest of our Supper Club fundraising events in the sweltering July heat, and listened to fascinating insights from our guest speaker Andrew Bridgen MP and our newly-promoted cabinet minister Grant Shapps MP. 

New Borough Councillors join the team!

As the local elections in 2019 come to and end, we are thrilled to welcome three new Conservative Borough Councillors to our team. 

Cllr. Drew Richardson was elected in Hatfield Villages ward, while Cllrs. Edward Boulton and Caron Juggins were elected to represent Hatfield East ward. 


Welwyn Hatfield's MP Grant Shapps recently met with the Welwyn Garden City Society (WGCS) and Friends of Panshanger Park (FPP) to again visit the site of the locked gate at the Mimram Valley walking route, which has remained closed to the public long after it was supposed to open.