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Sir David supports ‘Dying to Work’ campaign

Southend West MP, Sir David Amess, recently backed a campaign calling for additional employment protection for terminally ill workers. The ‘Dying to Work’ campaign is calling for terminal illness to be made a ‘protected characteristic’.

Sir David takes part in debate at UCLU

On Friday 17th March, Sir David Amess, MP for Southend West, attended a foundation dinner and debate organised by the University College London Union Debating Society.

Local MP shows support for Slimming World

At a Parliamentary Reception on Wednesday 15th March Sir David heard from members of Slimming World about how getting support helped them lose weight. The Obesity Policy Workshop aimed to get politicians and health experts talking about what the Government can do to tackle obesity.

Sir David Amess makes Earth Hour pledge for climate change

Sir David Amess MP has signed up to support WWF’s tenth Earth Hour by making a special pledge to help protect the planet.  The world is changing – fast – and it’s never been more important to show support for action on climate change.