Westminster News

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’.

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.

Building a Britain fit for the future

Rt Hon David Evennett, Lord Commissioner of HM Treasury and MP for Bexleyheath and Crayford, was present in the House of Commons Chamber today (22 November) as the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rt Hon Philip Hammond MP, delivered his first Budget of the new Parliament.

Evennett welcomes FOBT review

Rt Hon David Evennett, MP for Bexleyheath and Crayford, has welcomed the announcement that the Government is taking action to reduce maximum stakes on Fixed Odds Betting Terminals (FOBTs) to better protect consumers and communities.

Ministerial Meeting on Rail Franchise

Rt Hon David Evennett, MP for Bexleyheath and Crayford, and Cllr Gareth Bacon AM, met with Rt Hon Chris Grayling MP, Secretary of State for Transport on Tuesday afternoon (24 October) to discuss the new rail franchise for South East London and Kent.

Breakfast with the Bishop

Rt Hon David Evennett, MP for Bexleyheath and Crayford, joined the Bishop of Rochester, the Rt Revd James Langstaff, this morning (11 October) for a breakfast meeting in the House of Lords to discuss the Rochester diocese’s future plans.

Local Conservatives at Manchester Conference

Rt Hon David Evennett MP, Lord Commissioner of HM Treasury, joined other members of the Bexleyheath and Crayford Conservative Association in Manchester for the Conservative Party Conference.

New £10 note previewed in Parliament

Rt Hon David Evennett, MP for Bexleyheath and Crayford, joined the Bank of England Chief Cashier, Victoria Cleland, in Parliament on 19th July to help publicise the new £10 note. Mr.