As of Thursday 04 February, the office of Jon Cruddas MP can be found on the London East Business and Technical Park opposite Dagenham East station. Jon and his team will be moving in with Unite the Union at a purpose-built office space.

The new postal address should constituents wish to contact their MP is:

Prison plans for Beam Park reissued

The Ministry of Justice have recently contacted London Mayor Boris Johnson outlining the government's strategy to establish a new modern prison with a 2000 place capacity in Dagenham. The original plans that were put forward in 2009 for a 1500 capacity prison were fought against by thousands of constituents and the proposal was overthrown. These new plans propose a larger facility than the one put forward in 2009.

Reassurances over the new trains on the District Line

Hands off our hospital

Here in Dagenham and Rainham the local NHS services are cherished. That's because above all else what matters to most of us is health and the health of those we love.However, following the recent CQC report Dagenham and Rainham still has major healthcare issues:- Queens is seriously overstretched and under pressure with funding problems for operations. These problems are reflected in the service members of the public are receiving.