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Sir David Amess attends Southend Carnival 2019

On Saturday 17th August,  Southend Carnival took place along the streets of the town. Sir David, along with James Duddridge MP and Mayor John Lamb joined in with the celebrations.  

Sir David Amess tours Westborough Ward

Southend West is a Parliamentary constituency which is comprised of 9 wards. Sir David was delighted to spend time in Westborough Ward recently, along with a local Conservative Councillor and party activists.  

Southend West MP takes part in Summer Adjournment Debate

Ahead of Parliament’s summer break, it is customary for an Adjournment debate to take place. HM Government had not initially planned for a Summer Adjournment debate, but following Sir David’s hardwork, it was restored to its rightful place on the ‘Order Paper’. The debate took place for over two

Sir David raises issue of benefits for people without sight

On Thursday 25th July, Sir David took part in questions to the Leader of the House of Commons. He used the opportunity to raise the issue of the financial support that is made available to blind and partially sighted people.  

Sir David asks Parliamentary question on Plastic Pollution

On the morning of Thursday 25th July, Southend West MP Sir David Amess raised the issue of plastic pollution with the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs The Rt Hon Theresa Villiers MP.