Thursday, March 8, 2018

The owners of Stevenage’s Mecca Bingo hall – which will have to be knocked down to make way for a scheme to regenerate the town centre – have not yet been formally contacted despite the £350 million plans for SG1 having been unveiled to the public.

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Jeremy Corbyn
Saturday, March 3, 2018

• Stevenage MP says he can’t support SG1 scheme because Queensway should come first

• He questions amount of affordable housing it offers

• Mecca Bingo says not yet contacted about scheme which would see it moved

• One NHS facility says it is happy to move anther says it has no plans

• Council says it is negotiating with all landowners to bring scheme about

• Developers confident they can bring MP on board

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Jeremy Corbyn
Sunday, January 28, 2018

So who or what is really responsible for ambitious £50 million plans to move and rebuild Stevenage railway station being shelved – and why are we not getting a fifth platform any time soon to carry trains to Hertford?

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Stephen McPartland
Friday, January 19, 2018

Stevenage politicians are at loggerheads about the hike in parking charges that came into force in council car parks across the town on Monday.

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Stephen McPartland
Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Most commuters were unimpressed with an average rise in ticket prices of 3.4 per cent when they returned to work on January 2, but Govia Thameslink and Network Rail insist a swathe of upcoming benefits will make it worth your while

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Stephen McPartland
Friday, January 12, 2018

How much has your MP been claiming back on expenses – and how are they using your money?

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Stephen McPartland
Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Australian flu is hitting the UK with some commentators saying it’s set to be the worst outbreak in 50 years. With symptoms including fever, nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, sore throat, difficulty sleeping and headaches, the virus is one of the reasons our hospitals are so incredibly stretched.

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Stephen McPartland
Tuesday, December 12, 2017

North East Herts MP Sir Oliver Heald has proposed a new law to the House of Commons which would make it an offence to attack a service animal such as a police dog or horse.

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Oliver Heald
Thursday, December 7, 2017

Stevenage MP Stephen McPartland has been appointed to chair a powerful House of Commons committee which can overturn laws seen to be hindering businesses.

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Stephen McPartland
Friday, December 1, 2017

Aeroplanes passing over Stevenage on their way into London Luton Airport will continue to delay lowering their landing gear as part of an extended trial to reduce noise over the town.

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Stephen McPartland
Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Stevenage MP Stephen McPartland has declared a victory in the campaign to make Universal Credit fairer after a number of concessions were announced in last week’s Budget.

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Stephen McPartland
Thursday, November 23, 2017

A Stevenage Labour councillor has joined the Conservatives, citing unease with Jeremy Corbyn’s leadership and the lack of progress on the long-awaited town centre regeneration.

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Jeremy Corbyn
Friday, November 17, 2017

Stevenage MP Stephen McPartland has ripped into North Hertfordshire’s draft Local Plan – in the same week the planning inspector has started their examination.

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Stephen McPartland
Thursday, November 16, 2017

Stevenage’s Conservative MP Stephen McPartland has used his personal influence with the Secretary of State Sajid Javid to put the town’s draft Local Plan on hold – because he says it is undeliverable.

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Stephen McPartland
Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Prospective business owners in Stevenage were able to get some valuable advice yesterday when the Small Business Saturday bus called at Stevenage for a special roadshow event in partnership with Stevenage Borough Council.

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Stephen McPartland
Thursday, November 9, 2017

Stevenage and North Herts will remember those who have fought and died in conflicts across the globe at a series of Remembrance events and services this weekend.

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Stephen McPartland
Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Stevenage Town Square has been put on a par with historic churches, Roman villas, shipwrecks and castles by being placed on a Heritage at Risk register – and we want to know what you think about it.

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Stephen McPartland
Friday, October 27, 2017

Stevenage MP Stephen McPartland attended the topping-out ceremony at a major redevelopment in Stevenage today.

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Stephen McPartland
Monday, October 23, 2017

Stevenage MP Stephen McPartland is continuing to press for the government to make changes to its new Universal Credit benefits system – but like his fellow Conservatives did not vote to delay its roll-out in an Opposition Day debate forced by the Labour Party last week.

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Stephen McPartland
Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Stevenage Borough Council has defended its decision to install anti-pigeon spikes on trees in recently revamped town centre squares.

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Stephen McPartland
Monday, October 2, 2017

Stevenage MP Stephen McPartland has written an open letter throwing his weight behind mounting opposition to the proposed Gresley Park housing development to the east of Stevenage.

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Stephen McPartland
Monday, October 2, 2017

The World’s Biggest Coffee Morning on Friday was alive and well in Herts and Beds, raising thousands for Macmillan Cancer Support.

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Stephen McPartland
Thursday, September 28, 2017

Stevenage MP Stephen McPartland has praised the emergency services who dealt with yesterday’s bomb scare in the town centre, but condemned the “idiots” who planted the hoax device.

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Stephen McPartland
Thursday, September 28, 2017

A new ambulance hub serving East and North Hertfordshire has opened in Stevenage today.

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Stephen McPartland
Monday, August 7, 2017

After landing a hefty majority to win his third term as MP for Stevenage at the last general election, it seems the town’s MP Stephen McPartland has become hooked on fishing.

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Stephen McPartland
Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Campaigners are stepping up their fight to protect The Station pub in Knebworth after plans were submitted to North Herts District Council which would see flats built all around it.

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Stephen McPartland
Saturday, July 1, 2017

People tested their football skills against Stevenage FC players last Friday at the official opening of a builder’s merchant, raising more than £250 for charity.

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Stephen McPartland
Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Stevenage’s MP and mayor joined the Royal British Legion and other veterans yesterday for the raising of the Armed Forces Day flag ahead of this year’s celebration on Saturday.

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Stephen McPartland
Monday, June 12, 2017

The weather held as crowds packed King George V playing fields for the annual Stevenage Day celebrations yesterday.

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Stephen McPartland
Friday, June 9, 2017

Conservative Party leader Theresa May has pledged to form a new government following last night’s General Election.

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Stephen McPartland

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