MP and packed pub celebrate 25 years of Martin Day on the Radio

Rayleigh and Wickford MP, Mark Francois joined hundreds of revellers at a packed party in the Spread Eagle pub on Rayleigh High Street at the weekend, to pay a very special tribute to popular Essex DJ Martin Day, on the day that he completed his final breakfast show after 25 years on radio in the

Rayleigh MP Backs Local Cops in battle with yobs

Rayleigh and Wickford MP Mark Francois, held a meeting this afternoon at Rayleigh Police Station, with senior police commanders where he was briefed on their actions to combat an outbreak of serious instances of antisocial behaviour in the town, over the last few months.


Mark Francois attends Harbour Club ball to raise money for Dementia

Rayleigh and Wickford MP, Mark Francois, recently attended a special ball held at the Rayleigh Club, on the Hullbridge Road, to raise money for the ‘Friends of the Harbour Club’ who support the club’s work in providing day care for elderly residents with advanced dementia.


Mark Francois MP attends St. George’s Parade in Southend

Rayleigh and Wickford MP Mark Francois recently attended a special service and parade in Southend, to mark the importance of St. George’s day, in celebrating Englishness. There was a parade of veterans and cadets from the Naval and Military Club in Southend, down to St.

My letter to Sir Graham Brady MP

I am very concerned that the Prime Minister has entered into discussions with Jeremy Corbyn, who is a Marxist, with a view to taking us into a Customs Union.

'Stick or Twist' - Call for Evidence

Following on from his successful 2017 report on Armed Forces Recruitment, Filling the Ranks, the Prime Minister has recommissioned The Rt. Hon. Mark Francois MP and his research team, to produce an independent report on improving Retention within HM Armed Forces.


Rayleigh and Wickford MP, Mark Francois, has defended two of his local libraries, in Hockley and Hullbridge respectively, which are under threat as part of Essex County Council’s consultation on Future Library Services.