Garden Party at St Edith's

Sir David Amess MP was pleased to attend a garden party with the residents of St Edith's Court Care Home in Leigh-on-Sea on 12th August.

Carnival Dog Show

The Carnival Dog Show was in full swing on Sunday 13th August in Priory Park.

Big Ben chimes for the last time

Big Ben's famous chimes will fall silent on midday next Monday until 2021 to allow essential repair works to take place. The Elizabeth Clock Tower, where the bells are housed, will undergo major restoration work.

Gala Night of "West Side Story"

Sir David Amess MP (right) and the Mayor of Southend, Cllr Fay Evans (centre) went to the Summer Youth Project's production of "West Side Story" at the Palace Theatre in Southend on 10th August.  The project, organised by Community & Education Manager Sophie Lander, is open to anyone aged bet

Carnival Fayre at Chalkwell Park

Sir David Amess MP (centre left) and the Mayor of Southend, Cllr Fay Evans (centre right) were delighted to open the Southend Mencap Music Man Carnival Fayre at Chalkwell Park on 10th August organized by the General Manager, Marc McCowen (centre).

Southend BID and Harp Launch

The Southend Business Improvement District (BID) company and HARP launch took place in Victoria Circus on 10th August to help local people overcome homelessness for good.

Summer Surgery Dates

Parliament will be on Summer Recess until Monday 5th September. Throughout the summer break, Sir David will continue to hold his regular constituency surgeries. The dates of the next surgeries are as follows:


- Friday 18th August

- Friday 1st September