Speeches in Parliament

MP Raises Childhood Cancer in Parliament

On Thursday 25th October, Sir David Amess MP asked the Leader of the House of Commons, Andrea Leadsom, for a debate on childhood cancers.


Sir David Backs Local Fisheries Post-Brexit

The MP for Southend West today put forward the question of “What discussions he (Dominic Raab, Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union) has had with the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs on support for fishermen after the UK leaves the EU.”


MP Criticises Unfair Life Insurance Policies

Southend West MP Sir David Amess raised the issue of the mis-selling of life insurance policies to over-50s during Business Questions on Thursday 11th October.

Sir David Speaks in Summer Adjournment Debate

Before the House of Commons rose for summer recess, on Tuesday 24th July, MPs were given the chance to raise various topics in the chamber during the summer adjournment debate.

Sir David Raises PIP Provision Inequalities in Parliament

During Business Questions on Thursday, 5th July, the MP for Southend West, Sir David Amess, asked the Leader of the House for a debate on the Personal Independence Payment (PIP), a benefit that mainly helps those with sigh conditions or blindness.


Sir David said: