Candlelit vigil held in honour of UK lawmaker Sir David Amess in Leigh-On-Sea
Mourners carried candles and lanterns as they gathered in darkness in Leigh-on-Sea in Essex in memory of UK lawmaker Sir David Amess on Saturday night (October 16).
Hundreds of people attended the vigil at Belfairs sports ground held in memory of the Member of Parliament, who who was stabbed to death on Friday while meeting constituents.
The sports ground is where an air ambulance had landed on Friday. Sir David was attacked and killed on Friday nearby at Belfairs Methodist Church.