On Tuesday 17th January, Sir David attended a House of Commons event organised by a number of animal welfare organisations to discuss the grave and pressing need to improve Greyhound welfare in the UK.
Sir David was delighted to visit pupils at St Thomas More High School for Boys in Westcliff on Friday 13th January as part of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA) roadshow. Alongside the MP for Southend West was the CPA Secretary-General, Mr Akbar Khan as well as his colleagues.
On Friday 13th Sir David will be visiting St Thomas More High School for Boys in Westcliff as part of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association Roadshow. The Southend West MP will be attending alongside Secretary-General of the CPA Akbar Khan.
The Southend Alternative City of Culture campaign got off to a great start over the New Year with the launch on Southend Pier on New Year’s Day and the Westminster launch event which took place on Wednesday 11th January.
On Wednesday 11th January Southend was launched as the Alternative City of Culture by Sir David Amess MP. Alongside the MP for Southend West was the Mayor of Southend and the campaign’s very own Town Crier as they emerged on a balcony overlooking the Palace Westminster to announce the ceremony.
The Grand Launch of Southend Alternative City of Culture 2017 started the New Year off with a bang. At midday on Sunday 1st January the ACC17 Town Crier announced the launch of Southend as Alternative City of Culture followed by Sir David Amess, MP for Southend West, unveiling a plaque to mark th