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James signs Snow Warden's pledge

James Duddridge MP has become the latest Southend resident to offer a helping hand to the local community in the event of wintry weather. 

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James encourages residents to support the 2019 Poppy Appeal

James Duddridge MP is once again encouraging residents to support this year’s Royal British Legion appeal and wear their poppy with pride.

On Friday (1st November), James spent the morning collecting for the Poppy Appeal in the Royals Shopping Centre in Southend.

James takes on tough terrain to complete 30-mile Ultra Marathon 

James Duddridge MP took his passion for running to the next level over the weekend as he completed a 30-mile Ultra Marathon.

The MP for Rochford and Southend East took on the “Stort 30” – a 30-mile route along the River Stort Navigation Channel – on Sunday.

"Wetherspoons at the Kursaal? Don't rule it out!" - James says

A petition to turn the Kursaal into a popular pub-chain should be taken into consideration, James Duddridge has said.

The MP for Rochford and Southend East believes all ideas should be considered, including the suggestion of a Wetherspoons.