Local News

Evennett welcomes South Eastern franchise consultation

Yesterday (14 March) the Department for Transport (DfT) launched a consultation seeking views on South Eastern rail services ahead of the new franchise agreement next year.

The DfT’s ambitions for this franchise include:

Evennett slams local rail service

Rt Hon David Evennett, MP for Bexleyheath and Crayford, has slammed Southeastern and Network Rail for the appalling service on the Charing Cross to Bexleyheath line over the past few weeks.

People, Parliament and Policies

Rt Hon David Evennett, MP for Bexleyheath and Crayford, was the guest speaker at a dinner held in Toscana Restaurant, Sidcup by the Bexley Conservatives Dining Club yesterday evening (6 March).

Steps to Health

Rt Hon David Evennett, MP for Bexleyheath and Crayford, visited Crook Log Leisure Centre on Friday (3 March) to meet Healthy Living Manager, Debbie Brown, and Contracts Manager for Bexley Council, Richard Kay.

Coffee and Cake

Rt Hon David Evennett, MP for Bexleyheath and Crayford, paid a visit to new bakery/coffee shop Cup a’ Cakes on Friday (3 March).

The establishment opened on Saturday 11 February and is run by Bexley residents, Sherie Silver and Chris Wyatt.

Books Give Education, Entertainment and Escapism

Rt Hon David Evennett, MP for Bexleyheath and Crayford, celebrated World Book Day yesterday (2 March) by starting to read Margaret Thatcher: The Authorized Biography Volume Two by Charles Moore.

Local MP visits Sea Cadets

Rt Hon David Evennett, MP for Bexleyheath and Crayford, visited Bexley and Lewisham Sea Cadets and Royal Marines Cadets in Trinity Place, Bexleyheath on Thursday evening (23 February).

Historic England Chief Visits Bexley

Historic England Chief Executive, Duncan Wilson OBE, together with Emily Gee, London Planning Director, paid a visit to Bexley on Friday afternoon (24 February).

Death of Local Tory Veteran

Bryon Huson, former President and a Patron of Bexleyheath and Crayford Conservative Association, and an active local Conservative Party member for approximately 70 years died on Saturday 25th February after a short illness.