Westminster News

"Why I am backing Boris Johnson"

James Duddridge, the Member of Parliament for Rochford and Southend East, has released the following statement after attending Boris Johnson's official leadership campaign launch on Wednesday. 

James, who publicly joined the campaign to #BackBoris last week, said:

James Duddridge MP backs Boris Johnson to be next Prime Minister

James Duddridge, the Member of Parliament for Rochford and Southend East, has announced he is supporting Boris Johnson to be the next Prime Minister.

After much careful consideration, James, a strong Brexit supporter, declared his backing for the former London Mayor on Monday. 

Who should be the next Prime Minister?

Updated Monday 3rd June: Thank you to everybody who took part, this survey is now closed. 

James Duddridge, the Member of Parliament for Rochford and Southend East, is asking residents to complete his online survey about who should be the next Prime Minister.

James Calls for Support in the recruitment of Mechanics

James Duddridge, Member of Parliament for Rochford and Southend East, has asked the Parliamentary Under-Secretary of  for the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy what the Government is doing to ensure there are enough skilled mechanics to meet the growing demand in electric ve

James Calls for Action on Children Carrying Knives

James Duddridge, Member of Parliament for Rochford and Southend East, has asked the Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for the Home Office, Victoria Atkins MP, what more can be done to stop children carrying knives in a misplaced sense of security.