We are fortunate to live in a fantastic rural area with a wide range of biodiversity. I will work hard to protect and enhance our local environment; while working with the Government to ensure we meet our ambitious targets to achieve Net Zero by 2050. My plan:
Both our towns and villages have thriving local economies and high streets. As we build back after the COVID-19 pandemic, I will continue to champion our local businesses and ensure they have the support they need. My plan:
Young people have suffered greatly during this pandemic, with disruption to schools, universities and the jobs market. The Government is committed to ensure no young person misses out and I will work hard to deliver for young people in Hitchin & Harpenden. My plan:
Over the past few years we have seen a number of unfortunate serious incidents on our local roads. In a recent survey, I was deeply concerned by the number of unsafe roads that constituents reported and I will be working hard to tackle this problem. My plan:
Over the pandemic, I have heard from residents about growing problems with crime in our towns and villages. I will be working with the Police & Crime Commissioner David Lloyd and local Councillors to tackle this blight on our local community. This includes:
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