"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.

James meets with cancer charity to discuss improving diagnosis rates

James Duddridge MP met with Cancer Research UK to discuss the charity’s campaign to improve diagnosis rates in the UK.

Figures from Cancer Research UK suggest that in one year, around 115,000 cancer patients are diagnosed too late to give them the best chance of survival.