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James Welcomes Cultural Funding for Southend

James Duddridge, Member of Parliament for Rochford and Southend East, has welcomed the announcement from the Department of Digital, Culture, Media and Sport that Southend is one of 11 local authorities to be included in the Thames Gateway Cultural Development Fund.

The hidden gems in Southend

Southend has so many wonderful organisations working within it, many of which are quite obviously there in plain sight such as IPECO, Adventure Island, and London Southend Airport to name a few. However, this is just the tip of the iceberg.

BBC is biased against Brexit

James Duddridge, Member of Parliament for Rochford and Southend East, has signed a letter written by Theresa Villiers MP to BBC boss, Lord Hall. The letter was signed by a number of Members of Parliament who have accused the BBC of bias towards a no deal Brexit by calling it a 'cliff edge'.

James urges Constituents to recycle their Christmas Cards

James Duddridge, Member of Parliament for Rochford and Southend East, is urging constituents to recycle the Christmas Cards they received over the holiday period.

James, who receives hundreds of Christmas cards every year and has recycled all of his, said,

James welcomes new rail savings for young adults.

 

James Duddridge, Member of Parliament for Rochford and Southend East, has welcomed the new reduced rail fares for young people.

The new railcard, which is now available to people aged 26-30 allows 4.5 million people to purchase train tickets with a discount of 1/3.