Fundraisers abseil down Southend Hospital tower block for charity

Brave fundraisers abseiled down Southend Hospital’s tower block on Saturday 12th May to raise money for the hospital.


Sir David Amess, MP for Southend West, attended the event which saw supporters of the hospital descend 154ft from the top of the tower to ground level.

Sir David visits CJ Vinten Jewellers

Southend West MP Sir David Amess visited Leigh-on-Sea jewellers CJ Vinten on Saturday 12th May for their 35th Anniversary Open Day.


Growing Together Westcliff holds May Fayre

On Saturday 12th May, Sir David attended Growing Together Westcliff’s May Fayre. The annual event featured music, food, a bouncy castle, stalls and much more.


APPG on Parkinson’s launch new report

On Wednesday 9th May the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Parkinson’s launched their new report ‘Mental health matters too – Improving mental health services for people with Parkinson’s who experience anxiety and depression’.


People’s Postcode Lottery Supports Good Causes in Southend West

MP for Southend West, Sir David Amess, was delighted to discover local charities in the constituency have benefitted from funds raised by players of People’s Postcode Lottery at a recent parliamentary reception held by the society lottery operator in Westminster.


Sir David meets with Turkey Delegation on visit to UK Parliament

On Tuesday 8th May, Sir David met a delegation of business people from Turkey during their visit to Parliament. As Vice-Chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on British Turks and Kurds, the MP for Southend West met the group to discuss improving business links between the UK and Turkey.