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James Announces Winner of Bournemouth Park Election

James Duddridge, Member of Parliament for Rochford and Southend East, has announced the winner of Bournemouth Park Academy's mock election as a part of their celebrations for Parliament Week.

James Welcomes Funding Boost for Social Care

James Duddridge, Member of Parliament for Rochford and Southend East, has welcomed a government announcement that Southend on Sea will be receiving an additional £2.2 million to help with pressures on local social services. 

James Welcomes Free Festive Parking in Southend

James Duddridge, Member of Parliament for Rochford and Southend East, has welcomed the announcement that Southend Borough Council Car Parks in the Town Centre will be free of charge every Sunday and Thursday evening throughout December. 

James Visits British Troops in Kenya

James Duddridge, Member of Parliament for Rochford and Southend East, has visited troops currently based in the British Army's Training Base in Kenya. 

James visits Magistrates Court

James Duddridge, Member of Parliament for Rochford and Southend East, visited the Southend Magistrates Court last Friday. 

James Holds Round Table with Small Businesses

James Duddridge, Member of Parliament for Rochford and Southend East, has met with local businesses during a round table event at the Hive with the Foundation of Small Businesses. 

James pledges to promote positive commonwealth relationship

James Duddridge, Member of Parliament for Rochford and Southend East, has pledged to Promote closer ties with the Commonwealth after Brexit. 

James said, 

"Brexit is a massive opportunity for us to sign pour own trade deals and become a truly Global Britain."

James visits the Salisbury Plain Training Area

James Duddridge, Member of Parliament for Rochford and Southend East, visits the British Army's training area in the Salisbury Plain as a part of the Parliamentary Armed Forces Scheme, where James is regularly embedded in the British Army.