Local News

MP discusses healthcare needs with local NHS chiefs

Rayleigh and Wickford MP Mark Francois had a long discussion on the healthcare needs of his constituents when he paid a recent visit to the headquarters of the Castle Point and Rochford Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) in Castle Road, Rayleigh.

Mark Francois MP backs “You Can Care” campaign

Rayleigh and Wickford MP Mark Francois recently lent his backing to a campaign to recruit new workers into the care industry, in order to help look after senior citizens in his constituency.

Ann Widdecombe entertains the Ladies

Former Minister and TV personality, Ann Widdecombe, was a real hit when she acted as the special guest speaker at the Rayleigh and Wickford Conservatives Women’s Organisation’s annual lunch at Saxon Hall, Rochford.

South Essex MPs join Veteran’s Breakfast

Rayleigh and Wickford MP Mark Francois and South Basildon and East Thurrock MP Stephen Metcalfe met with a group of some 30 Veterans at a special breakfast on Armistice Day 11th November 2017.

MP views Rayleigh back in time

Rayleigh and Wickford MP and Patron of Rayleigh Town Museum, Mark Francois recently attended a special presentation on “Rayleigh through time” which was given at the Holy Trinity Church Hall, by Mr Mike Davies, the chairman of the Town Museum.

Mark Francois visits high tech defence plant in Basildon

Rayleigh and Wickford MP and member of the House of Commons Defence Select Committee (HCDC) Mark Francois recently paid a visit to the high tech Leonardo UK research and manufacturing facility at Christopher Martin Road in Basildon.