Westminster News

TMA launches campaign to tackle the Illicit Tobacco Trade

Southend West MP, Sir David Amess attended a parliamentary reception on Wednesday 25th October hosted by the Tobacco Manufacturers’ Association (TMA). The event was held in order to launch TMA’s new campaign to tackle the illicit tobacco trade.

Railways Industry Association Receives Sir David’s Backing

The Railway Industry Association held a reception in Parliament on Tuesday 24th October which Sir David attended. The organisation is the representative body for UK-based suppliers of equipment and services to the world-wide railway industry. 

New Blueprint for Food Regulation

The Food Standards Agency is determined to change the approach to regulating the food industry. They believe it is outdated and becoming increasingly unsustainable. 

Local MP Champions Best of British Food

The Food & Drink Exporters Association (FDEA) represents UK food and drink companies both to the international buying community and to the UK government. Sir David attended their reception on Tuesday 24th October and discovered more about the membership of this organisation.