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SPEECH ON FURTHER EDUCATION FUNDING

Thank you for putting me on the list, Sir Roger. It is lovely to be in a Chamber in which, for once, everybody is largely agreeing with each other. I congratulate my hon. Friend the Member for Gloucester (Richard Graham) on having introduced today’s debate, and the hon.

INDICATIVE VOTES (ROUND TWO)

Yesterday, the House discussed a series of possible Brexit outcomes. Despite participating in hours of debate, I was not able to find an acceptable way forward.

You can read how I voted, and why, below. The previous round of voting can be viewed here.

 

GILES WELCOMES ADDITIONAL LOCAL POLICE OFFICERS

Giles Watling, MP for Clacton, has welcomed the news that Essex Police are ahead of their target for police recruitment, with a range of good quality and enthusiastic people joining the force.

GILES PLEDGES TO BE DEMENTIA FRIENDLY

Giles Watling, MP for Clacton, recently attended an event alongside the Dementia Action Alliance (DAA) in Westminster, to discuss the ways in which we can raise awareness and increase understanding and accessibility for people living with Dementia.

INDICATIVE VOTES

Yesterday, the House discussed a series of possible Brexit outcomes. Despite participating in hours of debate, I was not able to find an acceptable way forward.

You can read how I voted, and why, below. My speech during the debate can be found here.

 

ESSEX TO BENEFIT FROM GOVERNMENT COASTAL FUNDING

Giles Watling, MP for Clacton, has welcomed the announcement that Essex is in line to benefit from Government funding, which may have a positive impact on the Sunshine Coast of the Clacton constituency.

GILES MAKES HIS VOICE HEARD FOR OUR PLANET

Giles Watling, MP for Clacton, has added his voice to the Earth Hour campaign, the world’s largest annual event to protect the planet, and also joined a movement to safeguard nature and set it on the path to recovery.