Colleagues join community vigil in remembrance of Sir David Amess MP

October 17, 2021

Staff from Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust (EPUT) joined the local community to light candles in Southend in a moment of respect for Sir David Amess MP.

Colleagues working at the town’s COVID-19 vaccination centre joined MPs, local councillors and members of the public at a vigil held at the Civic Centre on Saturday, 16 October.

Paul Scott, Chief Executive of Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust, said: “Sir David Amess MP was incredibly supportive of the NHS and a great advocate of mental health services across Essex. My colleagues and I extend our sincere condolences to his family and friends at this very sad time.”