David Evennett, MP for Bexleyheath and Crayford, was a guest speaker at a special Conference for local Sixth Form students hosted by Bexley Mayor Cllr Alan Downing on Monday morning, 25 March. The event, which was attended by over 50 pupils, took place in the Council Chamber at the Civic Office in Bexleyheath.
During his speech, Mr Evennett encouraged guests to follow their dreams and take every opportunity they can to reach their goals. He spoke about his background, the reasons why he wanted to go into politics and how he achieved it.
Mr Evennett then outlined his role as a Member of Parliament in the constituency, at Westminster and how the Whips Office works. He also answered questions about constituency caswework, universities and education reform.