In Parliament

In Parliament, James has served on committees scrutinising legislation, such as the Charities Bill, Corporate Manslaughter Bill, Planning Bill and Pensions Bill. His policy interests include pensions, financial services and Africa, in particular Zimbabwe. James has previously served as Chairman of the All-Party Parliamentary Group for Africa, and is currently the Chair of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association which he has held since July 2017.

Carillion | Commons debates

Southend constituents and those in broader Essex will be worrying about how the situation affects their public services.

Carillion | Commons debates

Southend constituents and those in broader Essex will be worrying about how the situation affects their public services.

Trade Bill | Commons debates

The good burghers of Southend will be glad that the Secretary of State is delivering the Brexit that they supported wholeheartedly.