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Priti on patrol with Chief Constable

Witham MP Priti Patel met with Essex Police Chief Constable BJ Harrington and took him on a tour of Witham Town. During the visit Priti and the Chief Constable spoke to local businesses and residents and discussed concerns about crime and anti-social behaviour in the Town. Priti said:

Priti Patel MP welcomes SEND funding boost for Essex

Witham MP, Priti Patel, has welcomed the Government’s announcement that Essex will receive over £6 million of additional funding to support children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND). 

Priti visits Witham businesses

Witham MP Priti Patel has been visiting the Town’s businesses on a tour with the Witham Chambers of Commerce.

Priti joins Armed Forces Parliamentary Scheme

Witham MP Priti Patel is spending time meeting with our Armed Forces as part of a Parliamentary Scheme set up to bring parliamentarians closer to service personnel.

Priti raises awareness of blood cancer

Witham MP Priti Patel has supported Blood Cancer Awareness Month and the Bloodwise campaign to make blood cancer visible. Blood cancer is the fifth most common cancer but the third biggest cause of cancer deaths in the UK.