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SPEECH ON THE ECONOMY

It is an honour to follow the hon. Member for Peterborough (Fiona Onasanya), and I do so with good heart, because although Tendring District Council has experienced year-on-year ​revenue support grant reductions, we are flourishing and have not cut one frontline service.

GILES SUPPORTS PARENTKIND

Giles Watling MP has today met with representatives from Parentkind to discuss how to support parental engagement in education in Clacton. 

SPEECH ON EUROPEAN AFFAIRS

I will endeavour to be as brief as I can, Madam Deputy Speaker. It is a great honour to follow the hon. Member for Lewisham East (Heidi Alexander), who made her points with great passion and eloquence.

GILES SUPPORTS GREAT DAFFODIL APPEAL 2018

Giles Watling, Member of Parliament for Clacton, and Cold Feet actress Fay Ripley have joined forces this March to help Marie Curie provide care and support to more people living with a terminal illness.

GILES WELCOMES BAN ON DOG SHOCK COLLARS

Giles Watling, Member of Parliament for Clacton, welcomes the Government’s proposal to ban the use of electronic training collars for cats and dogs.

GILES WELCOMES ADDITIONAL POLICE OFFICERS FOR ESSEX

Giles Watling, Member of Parliament for Clacton, welcomes the announcement from Roger Hirst, Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner for Essex, that an additional 150 police officers are to be hired in Essex, bringing the total number in the county to over 3,000.

 

SPRING STATEMENT DELIVERS FOR CLACTON

The Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rt Hon Philip Hammond MP, delivered his Spring Statement on 13th March 2018, which was warmly welcomed by local MP, Giles Watling.