Travellers at Oakwood Park

On Thursday 6th July a group of travellers set up camp in a popular park in Leigh-on-Sea. By the next day more caravans had arrived at Oakwood Park, causing more disturbance to the area.

Sir David celebrates constituents 90th birthday

Sir David had an excellent time celebrating the 90th birthday of constituent Ethel Smith this weekend. The Carnival Estate Fund put on a small party in her honour on Saturday 8th July 2017. The MP for Southend West was delighted to be invited to join Ethel and her family on her big day.

Local MP visits Village Green

Over the weekend, Chalkwell Park celebrated its annual Village Green festival. The event, which was produced by Metal Culture, featured a variety of acts including musicians, comedians, theatre and more.