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Bengeo Quarry Update

An appeal has been made to the Secretary of State against the decision of Hertfordshire County Council to refuse planning permission for Bengeo Quarry.

Statement on Syria

I can understand that many people were concerned by the way in which this issue was being reported prior to any military action being undertaken. Some of that reporting was irresponsible, much of it inaccurate.

Prisk: Transport Plans need fresh thinking

Mark Prisk MP has called for fresh thinking in future transport plans for the county including new bypasses for Hertford and Sawbridgeworth and making Bishop’s Stortford a sustainable travel town.

Mark comments on Briggens Estate proposal

Mark Prisk MP has written to object to the proposal for a quarry at Briggens Estate.

In his letter to Hertfordshire Country Council Mr Prisk makes clear that:

GTR sets out plans for better rail service in 2018

Govia Thameslink have set out plans for improving the reliability and quality of the rail service for Hertford North passengers. It follows a passenger survey conducted by MP Mark Prisk which showed that poor reliability is the top concern.