Fashion Show a great success!

On Sunday 2 July, the Southend Alternative City of Culture Fashion Show was held at the Prittlewell Priory.

Sir David fills in for Deputy Speaker in Parliament

Over the past two weeks, Sir David has been chairing debates in the House of Commons as Deputy Speaker. Since the new Parliament has required the re-election of the Speaker and Deputy Speakers of the House, the MP for Southend West was asked to stand in for a number of Commons proceedings.

Sir David supports Summer Reading Challenge 2017

Southend West MP, Sir David Amess is supporting a campaign run by charity The Reading Agency to encourage all primary school children to take part in this year’s Summer Reading Challenge, which launches across England and Wales on Saturday 15 July.

Citizens Advice Southend is urging people to act on scams

Citizens Advice is spreading the word about scams to help stop more people across Southend from being conned.


The charity is taking part in Scams Awareness Month, a campaign encouraging people to report and talk about scams that starts on Saturday 1 July.