Local News

Evennett welcomes new Odyssey Trust for Education

From 1 September 2018, Townley Grammar School and Erith School will form a new Multi Academy Trust (MAT) called the Odyssey Trust for Education. As part of the merger, Erith School will be renamed to King Henry School, which is in reference to both King Henry V and King Henry VIII.

Evennett visits Bursted Wood Primary

Rt Hon Sir David Evennett, MP for Bexleyheath and Crayford, paid a visit to Bursted Wood Primary School last Friday (15 June) to meet Headteacher, Mrs Dryland, and to tour the school.

Defence Secretary Guests at Tory Dinner

Rt Hon Gavin Williamson MP, Secretary of State for Defence, was the guest speaker at the Bexleyheath and Crayford Conservatives Annual Dinner held on Thursday evening (7 June) at the Stuzzichini restaurant in Bexleyheath.

Evennett awarded a Knighthood

Rt Hon David Evennett, MP for Bexleyheath and Crayford, has been awarded a Knighthood by HM The Queen.

Skills Minister Visits

The Minister for Skills and Apprenticeships, Rt Hon Anne Milton MP, visited the Erith campus of London South East Colleges yesterday (17 May) at the invitation of Bexleyheath and Crayford MP, Rt Hon David Evennett.

Evennett welcomes FOBT decision

Rt Hon David Evennett, MP for Bexleyheath and Crayford, has strongly backed the Government’s decision to reduce the maximum sake on fixed odds betting terminals (FOBTs) to £2. At present, gamblers can bet up to £100 every 20 seconds on the machines.

Friends Hold Community Coffee Morning

The Friends of St Paulinus Church in Crayford held a Community Coffee morning on Saturday (12 May) at the Barnehurst home of Rt Hon David Evennett MP and his wife Marilyn. The event was part of the Friends Fundraising programme for the year.

Evennett presents RNLI Volunteering Awards

Rt Hon David Evennett, MP for Bexleyheath and Crayford, welcomed two of his constituents, Mr Alan Ashby and Mr Leonard Stephens, to Parliament on Wednesday 2 May to present them with Excellence in Volunteering Awards from the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) to recognise the tremendous