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Southend West MP supports Finn’s Law Part 2

On Monday 24th February, Sir David Amess met the police dog who inspired Finn’s law in Westminster to show his support for Finn’s Law Part 2. This legislation will increase maximum sentences for animal welfare offences from 6 months up to 5 years to better protect animals from abuse.

Sir David Amess MP visits British Citizen held in Czech Prison

Sir David Amess, Member of Parliament for Southend West, today visited Pankrac Prison in Prague to meet with a British Citizen, Mr Lakhbir Sandhu, who is currently being detained. Sir David was accompanied by Lakhbir’s father Kulbir.

Sir David holds meeting about Southend Airport

On Wednesday 12th February, Sir David Amess, Member of Parliament for Southend West, held a meeting with Glyn Jones, CEO of Southend Airport and Alison Griffin, Chief Executive of Southend Borough Council.

Sir David welcomes Action for Children report

On Wednesday 12th February, Sir David Amess, MP for Southend West, supported Action for Children in the launch of their new report to shine a light on children’s experiences of domestic abuse.

Sir David attends Cycling and Walking Showcase

On Tuesday 11th February, Sir David Amess, MP for Southend West, attended an event in Parliament hosted by the All Party Parliamentary Group for Cycling and Walking.

Southend West MP attends eating disorder event

On Monday 10th February, Sir David Amess attended an event in Parliament hosted by Beat Eating Disorders. He had the opportunity to hear about the work the charity does offering support and guidance to those suffering from eating disorders and their loved ones.