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Sir David encourages local contributions to national contest

On 9th September, the annual ‘Film the House’ competition was launched in Parliament. Today, Sir David Amess is calling on all student (under 16 years old) and independent filmmakers in Southend West to consider entering the competition. 

Sir David Amess supports Wear it Pink

One person is diagnosed with Breast cancer in the UK every 10 minutes: while survival statistics have been consistently improving, there is still far more work to be done.

Essex MPs meet Chief Constable

On Wednesday 4th September, Sir David Amess was joined by a number of Essex MPs to meet with the County’s Chief Constable, Ben-Julian Harrington: also at the meeting was Deputy Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner Jane Gardner. 

Southend West MP supports local pubs

Pubs play an integral part in local communities up and down the country. On Tuesday 3rd September, Sir David Amess attended a Parliamentary event hosted by the ‘Long Live the Local’ Campaign.  

Letter from the Prime Minister

I have just received the following letter from the Prime Minister Boris Johnson.

Every Thursday at Business Questions, opposition parties have been calling for a Queen's Speech. Thank goodness they will get one, and we can get on with urgent legislation.

Sir David Amess attends Southend Carnival 2019

On Saturday 17th August,  Southend Carnival took place along the streets of the town. Sir David, along with James Duddridge MP and Mayor John Lamb joined in with the celebrations.