My Plan for Our Community

  • Protect our Environment

    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:

  • Help our Local Businesses

    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:

  • Support our Young People

    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:

  • Improve Road Safety

    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:

  • Deliver High Quality Broadband

    With more people working from home than ever before, the poor broadband speeds available in parts of our constituency have become very apparent.

  • Tackle Local Crime

    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: