Sir David recently attended a family fundraising event at Heycroft Primary School in aid of Young Minds. Local fundraiser Kelly Swain organised the event to raise awareness of mental health issues in young people as well as providing plenty of fun for local families.
Sir David introduced the Specialist Printing and Materials (Offences) Act to Parliament in March 2015. The Bill created a new offence of knowingly providing specialist printing equipment to criminals who use it to forge identify papers, birth certificates and other documents.
Sir David Amess called in to Elkington House on Saturday to join residents at the annual Southend Blind Welfare Garden Fete. Visitors were entertained by the Southend Operatic and Dramatic Society and the Old Chimers bell-ringers.