Local News

Policing in Essex

Today (20th March) Sir David held a meeting in Parliament with the Chief Constable of Essex Police BJ Harrington, Essex Police Fire and Crime Commissioner Roger Hirst, and fellow Essex MPs to discuss policing in Essex.


Dementia Support in Southend

Today (19th March) Sir David attended a meeting in Parliament organised by Castle Point MP Rebecca Harris to discuss dementia support services in Essex.


Qatari Ambassador to Visit Southend

Southend West MP, Sir David Amess is delighted to announce that the Qatari Ambassador to the United Kingdom will be visiting Southend on the 25th of March.


The visit, coordinated by Sir David presents an opportunity to build a close partnership between the town and the State.

Supporting the Community Through Sports

On Friday 8th of March Sir David met with three young apprentices, Travis, Lucian and Ashley whilst visiting the Achievement Through Football charity in Southend.

Response from Network Rail following C2C Disruption

Last month Sir David wrote to Network Rail regarding the frequent disruption on the C2C line. As a commuter on the line himself, Sir David is well aware of the issues faced by his constituents who use the line on a daily basis. 

Sir David Welcomes Filipino Ambassador To Southend

Today (4th March) Sir David welcomed the Philippines Ambassador to the UK to Southend.


Ambassador Antonio Lagdameo was greeted by local dignitaries, including Southend Mayor, Cllr John Lamb and James Duddridge, MP for Rochford and Southend East.