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Rebecca Harris welcomes Essex's first School of Medicine

Rebecca Harris has welcomed the Government’s announcement today, that the Anglia Ruskin School of Medicine can start educating the next generation of doctors from this September. Anglia Ruskin University is the first to host a medical school in Essex.

MP praises local pupils getting a taste of university

Local MP Rebecca Harris visited Year 7 and 8 pupils at The Cornelius Vermuyden School this week to hear about their progress as part of The Scholars Programme – a prestigious national scheme which gives school pupils an opportunity to experience university-style learning.

Historic Half Crown adds value to Benfleet Town

The historic 18th century ‘Half Crown’ on Benfleet’s High Street, a pub as famous for its community spirit as its namesake, had a special visit from Rebecca Harris MP when it reopened last week Friday (23rd March) following it’s recent makeover.