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GILES ANNOUNCES OLDER PEOPLE'S FAIR

Giles Watling, Member of Parliament for Clacton, is hosting an Older People’s Fair and is looking for exhibitors to participate in the event. 

GILES VISITS CLACTON ENTERPRISE CENTRE

Giles Watling, Member of Parliament for Clacton, recently visited the Clacton Enterprise Centre.  Giles met with William Roberts, proprietor of the centre and discussed how he went from tenant to landlord and his plans for the future of the site. 

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.

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 MEETS LOCAL COUNCILLOR TO WELCOME PARKING REFORM MILESTONE

Giles Watling, MP for Clacton, has met with Cllr Richard Everett who was pivotal in bringing scam parking companies to the attention of Parliament.  They are both delighted to welcome the progress of the Parking (Code of Practice) Act, which has now received Royal Assent.

GREATER ANGLIA TO INTRODUCE DELAY REPAY 15

Giles Watling, MP for Clacton, has welcomed the announcement that Greater Anglia have reached agreement with the Department for Transport (DfT) to introduce Delay Repay 15 (DR15) compensation from 1st April 2019.

GILES CONTNUES CAMPAIGN TO REFORM ACE

Giles Watling, Member of Parliament for Clacton, held productive talks about healthcare improvements with the new Accountable Officer for the North East Essex Clinical Commissioning Group, Dr Ed Garrett.