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Inaugural Meeting for the APPG on the Philippines

The Inaugural Meeting for the All Party Parliamentary Group on the Philippines took place yesterday. Re-elected as Chair of the group, Sir David (second from right) welcomed all those present including Lord Rogan (far right) who serves again as Vice-Chair, Roger Godsiff MP (second from left) who

Paws in the Park Sponsored Walk and Fun Dog Show

On Sunday 25 June Southend Hospital Charity held their annual ‘Paws in the Park’ sponsored walk and fun dog show in Priory Park. After the well-attended competition of last year, the show was destined to yet again be a great success with a superb response from dog owners.

Thank you statement from Sir David Amess MP

Everyone has obviously been affected by the recent terrorist atrocities and the dreadful fire in the Grenfell Tower block. As the Queen put it so well, “it is difficult to escape a very sombre national mood.”

Cantare Ladies Choir put on Summer Concert

Cantare Ladies Choir held their summer concert on Saturday 24 June at Southend High School for Boys. The concert, which featured musicians from the Music Man Project, consisted of a number of musical performances from stage and screen.

Public Consultation on the future of Leigh-on-Sea Post Office

A local public consultation has begun on the proposed move of Leigh-on-Sea Post Office to Broadway Supermarket at 101 Broadway West, Leigh-on-Sea, SS9 2BU where it would be run under the name "Select Convenience." The majority of products and services for customers would remain the same and openi

Fashion & Design Show with Joey Bevan coming to Southend

International Fashion designer & stylist to the stars Joey Bevan, is delighted to present the ‘Southend Alternative City of Culture Fashion Show’ in the Prittlewell Priory from 12:00 to 18:00 on Sunday 2 July.

Proposal put forward for future of Leigh-on-Sea Post Office

Following ongoing discussions surrounding the future of Leigh-on-Sea Post Office, it has been decided that it will be moving to the nearby Broadway Supermarket at 101 Broadway West where it will be run under the name Select Convenience.

National Care Home Open Day sees Local MP visit Lighthouse Care Home

Sir David Amess MP, recently supported National Care Home Open Day by visiting one of the care homes in his constituency. Lighthouse Care Home were delighted to have the MP for Southend West take part in their open day on Friday 16th June where he met with residents and staff alike.