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GILES MEETS AGE UK IN PARLIAMENT

Giles Watling MP attends Age UK’s Parliamentary reception to put older people’s views at the centre of the social care debate

Giles Watling, Member of Parliament for Clacton, met with older people from across the country at an event in Parliament organised by the charity Age UK.  

GILES SUPPORTS THE LOVE ESSEX NHS CAMPAIGN

Giles Watling, MP for Clacton, has pledged his support for the Love Essex NHS campaign, which brings together MPs from all corners of the county to celebrate the work of the NHS and encourage positive dialogue about the organisation.

STATEMENT ON SYRIA

On Saturday 7th April, 75 people, including many young children, were killed in a despicable and barbaric attack in Douma, with as many as 500 further casualties. We have seen the harrowing images of men, women and children lying dead with foam in their mouths.

GILES CALLS TIME ON ACE FAILURES

Giles Watling, MP for Clacton, has written to the Care Quality Commission regarding the unacceptable waiting times for appointments and the delays in patients receiving their prescriptions and test results from the four GP surgeries run by Anglian Community Enterprise in Clacton.

GILES BACKS CAMPAIGN TO #MAKECAREFAIR

Giles Watling, MP for Clacton, joined the Leonard Cheshire disability charity at a Parliamentary event to highlight their #MakeCareFair campaign for good quality social care and an end to rushed fifteen minute personal care visits, which can deprive people of dignified and compassionate care.

SPEECH ON NATIONAL SECURITY AND RUSSIA

I am exceedingly grateful for this opportunity to speak. This is a timely debate, and I am much saddened that we are having to address this serious issue.

CLACTON RESIDENTS SUPPORT UK AID MATCH

Giles Watling, MP for Clacton, has welcomed the news that 333 local residents have donated to charities supported by UK Aid Match – one of the highest figures in the country.