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Southend West MP backs Livesaving skills campaign

On Tuesday 30th October, the new ‘Prepared to Save a Life’ campaign was officially launched nationwide in Parliament. Sir David Amess pledged to support the campaign’s calls for a lifesaver on every street in the UK, and was pleased to promote the initiative in Southend West.

MP supports local businesses at Southend Growth Hub

Sir David Amess MP visited the BEST Growth Hub, to find out about how they are supporting and funding local businesses in Southend. The MP visited the Hub in the Hive Enterprise Centre on Monday 29th October.

MP Raises Childhood Cancer in Parliament

On Thursday 25th October, Sir David Amess MP asked the Leader of the House of Commons, Andrea Leadsom, for a debate on childhood cancers.

 

Sir David Backs Local Fisheries Post-Brexit

The MP for Southend West today put forward the question of “What discussions he (Dominic Raab, Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union) has had with the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs on support for fishermen after the UK leaves the EU.”

 

Local MP Supports the Clean Air for Children Programme

On Wednesday 24th October, Sir David Amess MP attended the Clean Air Parents’ Network Reception in Parliament, where I met with parents and carers who are campaigning to protect children and babies from dirty air.