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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.

Orpheus Singers perform at Crowstone St George’s URC

On Saturday 11th March, local MP Sir David Amess attended a concert at Crowstone St George’s URC in Westcliff put on by the Orpheus Singers. A frequent attendee of the Orpheus Singers performances, Sir David was delighted to once again be entertained by the group.

Thursday Club says farewell after 40 years

The Leigh-on-Sea Thursday Club held its Farewell Party on Saturday 11th March as it is due to close down after 40 years. Sir David Amess, MP for Southend West, attended the event at Leigh Community Centre where members of the club celebrated its past and its achievements over the decades.

Theatre Club perform new show – ‘Ushers’

The Little Theatre Club, which is based in Southend, recently put on their latest show – ‘Ushers’. Sir David was delighted to see a performance of their latest production on Saturday 11th March.