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GILES GOES SHOPPING

Giles Watling, Member of Parliament for Clacton, recently visited Sainsbury’s on Clacton High Street.

GILES GOES BACK TO SCHOOL

Giles Watling, Member of Parliament for Clacton, returned to school recently during a visit to Oakwood Infant and Nursery School.

Giles takes Health Secretary on visit to new community hub

Giles Watling invited Jeremy Hunt to visit the new Tendring Mental Health Hub on Old Road, Clacton.Mr Hunt toured the site of the old Blockbuster which is being converted for new use with the help of local volunteers.  

£36m investment in sea defences

Conservative candidate Giles Watling took Prime Minister David Cameron to see the £36 million sea defence project at Holland-on-Sea today.

Supporting our rural economy

Conservative candidate Giles Watling brought Environment Secretary Liz Truss MP to meet with farmers near Weeley to discuss the best ways to help our rural economy.

Supporting Frinton & Walton Youth Football

Giles Watling met with Mick Collins of Frinton and Walton Youth Football Club to discuss how to get more funding to improve the facilities at their ground.

A new market for Clacton

As part of his plan to boost the local economy Giles Watling took Communities Minister Penny Mordaunt MP to meet Darren Bradwell, owner of Bradwell's Cafe and former chair of the Clacton Town Partnership, to discuss getting an outdoor market in the town.