MP backs #FoieGrasFreeGB campaign

Sir David Amess, MP for Southend West, showed his support for Animal Equality’s #FoieGrasFreeGB petition on Wednesday 28 March. The petition calls for a UK import ban on foie gras, which is currently being considered by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.


MP shows solidarity with Catalan democracy

Sir David Amess MP joined other members of the APPG on Catalonia in showing solidarity with Catalan democracy in Parliament on Tuesday 27 March. The MP for Southend West condemned the violence seen in the region following last year’s referendum.

Sir David supports UK Sikh community

On Tuesday 27th March, Sir David Amess MP showed his support for the UK’s Sikh community at a drop-in event in Parliament.


150 New Police Officers to Make Essex Safer

Essex Police has announced that 150 new police officer posts will be created to fight and prevent crime in communities across the county over the next year.