Sal Jarvis

Liberal Democrat councillor for Chesfield Ward Learn more

We are pleased to report that you can now register your interest in receiving superfast broadband in Hertforshire’s villages and rural areas. We have just heard that the county’s website is now up and running at, so you can register your interest in superfast broadband and start to spread the word. The coalition Government […]

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Shortage of places at Round Diamond School means that children from Great Ashby are being forced to go to other primary schools. Because of the way that the rules work children who don’t get a place at Round Diamond are at the bottom of the list for all the other schools so they get offered […]

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Sal Jarvis wins

by admin on 4 May, 2012

Sal Jarvis has won the District Council election in Chesfield. The result was: Sal Jarvis  685 Conservative 534 Labour 280 Green 59

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Sal’s priorities for our area

by saljarvis on 17 April, 2012

On Thursday May 3rd I will be your Liberal Democrat candidate for the District Council. Some of you will already know me as your district councillor up to May 2011. I think that I have a reputation as someone who works hard for all residents, who takes the time to keep in touch all year […]

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The decision to grant planning permission for 3600 houses west of Stevenage was quashed by the courts on 20th June. The Secretary of State, who granted permission in 2009, has been told to reconsider his decision. This does not necessarily mean that no houses will be built, but it is an important step in the […]

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Conservatives gain Chesfield

by saljarvis on 6 May, 2011

I am sorry to tell you that I lost Chesfield ward to the Conservatives in the District Council elections. The vote was: Sal Jarvis 708 Conservatives 844 Labour 375 Green 92 The national swing against the Liberal Democrats meant that increased votes for Labour and Greens enabled the Conservatives to win. I have really enjoyed […]

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Stevenage Council to take over Great Ashby?

by saljarvis on 13 April, 2011

The Labour Party ruling group on Stevenage Council have made a bid to have the part of Great Ashby that is in North Herts moved into Stevenage. In 2009 Stevenage Council suggested to the Boundary Commission that the boundary between North Herts and Stevenage should be moved so that all of Great Ashby is in Stevenage. They have now […]

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A letter from Sal Jarvis

by saljarvis on 11 April, 2011

Dear Everyone, On Thursday 5th May I am standing for re-election as your district councillor, and I am writing now to ask for your support. Over the four years since I was last elected have worked with Cllr Lee Downie to represent your views. I have campaigned alongside local residents and local groups to save […]

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Todds Green housing discussion

by saljarvis on 22 March, 2011

A recent meeting in Little Wymondley School brought Todds Green residents together to discuss the possibility of houses being built on the old turkey farm site. There’s no planning application, but the site’s owners had been talking to Parish Councillors and to the planning officers at Stevenage Council, so the meeting was called to explore […]

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Waste Management site application deferred

by saljarvis on 3 March, 2011

At HCC’s Development control committee meeting this week, the application for a waste management site next to Jacks Hill Park was deferred. Councillors considered that it was significant that there was another, smaller site that had recently been given permission further up the B197, and have asked for more time to consider the application. This […]

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