James Duddridge MP met with local businesses and entrepreneurs as the town looks to build back better from the pandemic.
The Member of Parliament for Rochford and Southend East visited The Hive enterprise centre for their networking event on Friday, 24th September 2021.
It was also an opportunity for local firms to learn more about how Southend’s city status bid could benefit their business.
Commenting after the event, James said:
“It was great to be able to attend this event and meet some of our brilliant local businesses and entrepreneurs.
“Southend is a hub of diverse talent and it was encouraging to chat with local business people as we look to build back better from the pandemic.”
Photo: James hears more about 3D printing with Southend-based firm 3D FilaPrint.