TSSA statement on death of David Amess
TSSA General Secretary, Manuel Cortes has expressed shock at the death of Conservative MP, David Amess, who has died after being stabbed at his constituency surgery in Essex.
Commenting, union leader Cortes said: “This is shocking and dreadful news. David Amess, like all other MPs, was a public servant. No matter their party colours our elected representatives must be free to carry out their duties without fear or threat.
“Our union sends our condolences to David Amess’ family and his loved ones at this time.”