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Heycroft Primary School visited by local MP

Southend West MP, Sir David Amess, visited Heycroft Primary School in Leigh-on-Sea on Friday 24th March. Joined by local Councillors Chris Walker and Andrew Moring, the MP met with the school’s student council.

 

The local MP said:

 

Sir David visits Edwards Hall Primary School

On Friday 24th March, local MP Sir David Amess visited Edwards Hall Primary School in Leigh-on-Sea. The MP for Southend West was joined by Councillor Chris Walker as he was shown around the school by Head Teacher, Mr J Johnson.

 

Speaking after the visit, Sir David said:

Sir David asks for debate on developments along the Thames Estuary

Following his visit to the North Thames Fisheries Local Action Group after they were awarded £800,000 to enhance the culture and heritage of the Thames Estuary, Sir David Amess MP asked the Leader of the House of Commons for a debate on developments along the Thames Estuary.

 

MPs debate Iran’s influence in the Middle East

At a Westminster Hall debate on Wednesday 22nd March, Sir David Amess, MP for Southend West, pressed the Government to do something about the current regime in Iran.

 

Sir David said:

 

Local MP raises the importance of apprenticeships in Parliament

On Monday 27th March, Sir David Amess MP asked a question in the House of Commons to the Rt Hon Robert Halfon MP, Minister for Apprenticeships and Skills, about the number of apprenticeship places available.

 

The MP for Southend West said: