Local MP, Sir David Amess, has signed up to support the British Retail Consortium’s (BRC) Shop Workers’ Protection Pledge, vowing to stand with retail staff and support legislation to better protect shop workers from violence and abuse.
On Tuesday 1st September, Sir David Amess, MP for Southend West, asked the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care about plans to ensure the UK is healthy throughout the flu season and re-opening GP surgeries.
On Friday 21 August, the family of Mr Lakhbir Sandhu, a British Citizen who had been detained in a Czech Prison, were delighted to receive the news that Czech authorities have released him from custody.
Mid & South Essex NHS Foundation Trust to receive £4,838,000 to upgrade A&E facilities ahead of winter.
Part of £1.5 billion announced by the Prime Minister to upgrade hospitals, accelerate hospital building and expand A&E facilities.
Sir David Amess, Member of Parliament for Southend West, has supported a petition to create alcohol free zones in Old Leigh. Recent weeks have seen an increase in incidents of alcohol misuse and subsequent anti-social behaviour in Old Leigh.