News

Carols by Candlelight

Slade Green residents got in the Christmas spirit yesterday evening (10 December) at St Augustine’s Church for a ‘Carols by Candlelight’ service. The community gathered to listen to the Christmas story through the words of scripture and the singing of carols.

Let it Glow

Rt Hon David Evennett, MP for Bexleyheath and Crayford and Lord Commissioner of HM Treasury, was the guest of honour at the ‘Let it Glow’ parade yesterday evening (7 December) in the pedestrianised area of the Broadway, Bexleyheath.

Securing Citizen's Rights

We’ve secured citizens’ rights.

This deal guarantees the rights of more than 3m EU citizens living in the UK and the 1m UK citizens living in the EU.

The rights of existing EU citizens living in the UK will be enshrined in a new law, enforced by British courts.

Delivered: 3 Clear Promises

Our Prime Minister, Theresa May made three clear promises right at the start of the Brexit negotiations. A deal on citizens’ rights. No hard border between Northern Ireland and the Republic. A fair financial settlement.

200 years of Parkinson’s

Rt Hon David Evennett, MP for Bexleyheath and Crayford, attended the Parkinson’s UK 2017 Parliamentary Reception yesterday (6 December). 2017 marks 200 years since the first medical report of the condition by Dr James Parkinson in his essay ‘The Shaking Palsy’.

Out and about in the Constituency

On Friday morning (1 December), local MP Rt Hon David Evennett paid a visit to the Jobcentre Plus in the Broadway Bexleyheath.

Cautious welcome to new rail franchising model

Yesterday (29 November), the Department for Transport announced plans to boost capacity and introduce improved, longer and more comfortable trains as part of the new South Eastern rail franchise agreement.

A Bold New Rail Strategy

Rail passengers deserve a more reliable, more efficient service. We will deliver it by ending the one-size-fits-all approach of franchising and bringing closer together the best of the public and private sector.