Local News

Sir David Amess says 'Vote for Joe!'

Local singer Joe Palmer has reached the live finals of Factor Essex Series 10 and Sir David is backing him to go all the way and win. Joe performed in Speaker's House at the House of Commons for Sir David's 35th anniversary reception and wowed the guests.

Essex Police to receive 135 new officers

Following the Government’s commitment to recruit an additional 20,000 Police Officers in the UK, figures have been released outlining the first wave recruitment targets.  

Sir David celebrates 100 years of Essex Scouts

In 1919, the movement which was started by Robert Baden-Powell commenced its work in Essex. On Sunday 6th October, Scouts from across the County gathered at a Gala meal in Chelmsford to mark the centenary.   

Sir David meets with c2c

On Friday 27th September, Sir David Amess met with senior c2c representatives.  

Southend West MP commemorates Battle of Britain

The annual Battle of Britain Anniversary Parade and Service gave local people an opportunity to remember the immense sacrifice of the allied airmen and their support networks in the Battle of Britain in 1940.