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SOUTHEND MPs ATTEND HOLOCAUST COMMEMORATION CONCERT

James Duddridge, MP for Rochford and Southend East, and David Amess, MP for Southend West, will on Saturday attend a commemoration concert marking the 70th Anniversary of Kristallnacht.

NOT ALL THINGS HAVE TO BE DIY AT B&Q

James Duddridge, Member of Parliament for Rochford and Southend East, has today announced that he will be holding an open surgery on Friday 14th November at the local B&Q store on Fossetts Way in Southend.

Sale of Registration Marks (Amendment)

James Duddridge (Rochford and Southend, East) (Con): I beg to move,That leave be given to bring in a Bill to remove restrictions on the format of vehicle registration marks; and for connected purposes.

JAMES CAMPAIGNS FOR SMALL SHOPS

James Duddridge, MP for Rochford and Southend East, has today launched a campaign to help small shops in Rochford and Southend save money by claiming Small Business Rate Relief.

Regeneration (Southend)

James Duddridge (Rochford and Southend, East) (Con): May I congratulate my hon. Friend the Member for Southend, West (Mr. Amess) on securing this debate so soon after our return from the recess?

Dormant Bank and Building Society Accounts Bill

James Duddridge (Rochford and Southend, East) (Con): The hon. Member for Cheltenham (Martin Horwood) makes a powerful case on behalf of mutuals, but his case is sometimes somewhat weakened by ill-judged comments elsewhere in his speech.

JAMES CELEBRATES POST OFFICE DECISION

James Duddridge, MP for Rochford and Southend East has today hailed the decision to keep the Sutton Road Post Office branch in its network as a victory for ""common sense"".