This week we celebrate the 70th birthday of our National Health Service. Since its creation, the National Health Service has saved countless lives, fixed innumerable bones, and made the United Kingdom a happier and healthier place to live.
Talking to residents on the doorstep, it is clear that many people are proud of the natural beauty our town offers. Which is why when we see the pictures of the amount of litter left on our beaches, it brings forward a very emotive response.
It has been another busy week. This Thursday, I had the pleasure of welcoming the Secretary of State for Transport, Rt Hon Chris Grayling MP, to London Southend Airport which has also been named ‘Best Airport in London’.
Last week, I launched Love Essex NHS campaign with fellow MP Sir David Amess. In aid of the campaign, MPs from all over Essex joined together to celebrate the work of the NHS and encourage positive dialogue about the organisation.
As a Member of Parliament and someone who lives in Essex, I welcome the announcement from Essex Police of 150 new police officer posts being created to fight and prevent crime in communities across the county. They will be paid for from the increase in the force’s part of council tax which equat
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