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Southend roads to benefit from £75m road improvements scheme

Councils in England have been awarded funding to refurbish bridges, improve junctions and boost flood defences as part of a multi-million pound government investment announced today (1 August 2017) by Transport Minister Jesse Norman.

ESSEX PCC TO TAKE ON RESPONSIBILITY OF LOCAL FIRE AND RESCUE SERVICE

Essex Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) Roger Hirst’s proposal to take on responsibility for Essex Fire and Rescue service has been approved by the Home Secretary, it was announced today (Tuesday, 25 July) marking an important step in the Government’s drive to see police and fire collaborate fu

Sir David attends anniversary service for his old school

Sir David Amess MP recently attended the 140th anniversary service for St Bonaventure’s School, his former high school. The celebratory mass, which was held on Monday 17th July, was a fantastic occasion with 13 priests and The Bishop of Brentwood con-celebrating in St Antony’s Church.

Southend Mayor hosts Summer Garden Party

On Sunday 16th July, Sir David visited Porters Civic House for the Mayor of Southend’s annual garden party. The MP for Southend West was joined by local councillors and dignitaries at the party.