Local News

MP helps light up Hullbridge

Rayleigh and Wickford MP, Mark Francois, recently attended a Christmas Fair in Poole’s Lane car park in Hullbrigde where he turned on the Christmas lights to help illuminate the village for the festive season.

MP welcomes local Castle Mount guides to Westminster

Mark Francois, MP for Rayleigh and Wickford, recently welcomed the Castle Mount Guides to Westminster, where they were taken on an extensive tour of Parliament, before being joined by their local MP in Westminster Hall for a question and answer session.

MP visits company providing free training for Alzheimer carers

Rayleigh and Wickford MP, Mark Francois, recently visited Home Instead Senior Care based locally in Shotgate, Wickford, to hear about the free training that the company are providing to those people whose friends or relatives may suffer with Alzheimers and other forms of dementia.

MP welcomes Hockley Primary School to Westminster

Local MP for Rayleigh and Wickford, Mark Francois, recently welcomed Hockley Primary School on their visit to the Palace of Westminster, where they were given the opportunity to take a tour of the famous building, before meeting their local MP.

Local MP explains his job to 1st Rayleigh Scouts

Rayleigh and Wickford MP Mark Francois took an evening recently to visit the 1st Rayleigh Scout group, who are based just off London Road, when he responded to their invitation to visit them and to explain the roles and duties of a local MP.

Mark Francois opens “Miracle House” on the Wick

Rayleigh and Wickford MP, Mark Francois, opened a new £1 million plus church building on the Wick recently, which will provide a home for the New Life Church in the Basildon district.

Minister supports launch of Britain’s largest ever warship

Rayleigh and Wickford MP and Armed Forces Minister, Mark Francois was present at Rosyth Dockyard recently to witness the naming ceremony of HMS Queen Elizabeth, Britain’s largest ever warship, weighing in at 65,000 tonnes.