Rt. Hon. David Evennett MP

MP for Bexleyheath and Crayford 
David Evenett is married with two sons and lives in Barnehurst. Grammar School and LSE educated, he has represented Bexleyheath and Crayford since 2005. He serves as a Government Whip.

He is active within the local community as a Patron of Townley Grammar School, Governor of St Paulinus CofE Primary School, President of the Friends of Christ Church and Vice President of the Bexleyheath and District Club for the Disabled. He is also a communicant member of St. Paulinus Church, Crayford.

His achievements and campaigns locally have included:

  • Getting step-free access installed at Bexleyheath, Barnehurst and Crayford Stations
  • Successfully lobbying for more funding for public health and anti-smoking initiatives
  • Helping local schools convert to Academies and getting greater freedoms
  • Supporting sports clubs in Welling and Danson Park

He will continue to campaign for lower taxes, support for businesses, higher standards in schools and a fairer benefits system.

Visit David Evennett MP's website for more information about David's work in Westminster and locally.

News

Evennett responds to South Eastern Franchise Consultation

Rt Hon David Evennett, MP for Bexleyheath and Crayford, officially responded to the South Eastern Franchise Consultation earlier this week. Mr Evennett had already raised concerns about the consultation with the Rail Minister, Paul Maynard MP.

Evennett visits Oxleas

Rt Hon David Evennett, MP for Bexleyheath and Crayford, visited Holbrook Ward at Queen Mary’s Hospital, Sidcup then the Bexley Memory Service in Emerton Close, Bexleyheath on Friday 21 April.

Anger at Post Office Delay

Rt Hon David Evennett, MP for Bexleyheath and Crayford, has expressed his anger at the delays by the Post Office in getting a new branch in Crayford.

PM right to call General Election

Rt Hon David Evennett, MP and Lord Commissioner of HM Treasury, strongly backed the decision by Prime Minister, Rt Hon Theresa May MP, to call an election on 8 June.

Hospital Visit

Rt Hon David Evennett, MP for Bexleyheath and Crayford, visited Queen Elizabeth Hospital Woolwich this morning (7 April).

Evennett welcomes new income boost for ordinary working families

From today, the tax-free Personal Allowance will rise for the 7th year to £11,500, meaning a typical basic rate taxpayer will pay a full £1,000 less income tax than in 2010. The Personal Allowance is also set to rise to £12,500 by the end of this Parliament.

Historic Day as Article 50 Triggered

Today (29 March) is a day that will go down in British history as the Prime Minister, Rt Hon Theresa May MP, officially triggered Article 50 for our country to begin the process of leaving the EU.

Need for rail improvement

Rt Hon David Evennett, MP for Bexleyheath and Crayford, attended a round table meeting earlier today (28 March) with the Rail Minister, Paul Maynard MP.

Barclays Breakfast Round Table

Rt Hon David Evennett, MP for Bexleyheath and Crayford, was the guest speaker at a business breakfast event hosted by Barclays in Pradas restaurant, Bexleyheath, on Friday 24 March.

2018 Parliamentary Boundary Review

The Boundary Commission for England (BCE) are asking members of the public for their views on the proposals to change Parliamentary constituencies.