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Sir David supports ‘Dying to Work’ campaign

Southend West MP, Sir David Amess, recently backed a campaign calling for additional employment protection for terminally ill workers. The ‘Dying to Work’ campaign is calling for terminal illness to be made a ‘protected characteristic’.

Local MP shows support for Slimming World

At a Parliamentary Reception on Wednesday 15th March Sir David heard from members of Slimming World about how getting support helped them lose weight. The Obesity Policy Workshop aimed to get politicians and health experts talking about what the Government can do to tackle obesity.