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MP backs World AIDS Day

Stephen Metcalfe MP
Stephen Metcalfe MP

Stephen Metcalfe, the MP for South Basildon and East Thurrock, has given his support to World AIDS Day.

Tomorrow marks the 25th anniversary of the campaign. People around the world will be demonstrating their support for those living with HIV and commemorate those who have died.

MP's tribute

Commenting on the news that Baroness Thatcher has died of a stroke, Stephen Metcalfe, Conservative Member of Parliament for South Basildon and East Thurrock said:

Margaret Thatcher changed not only the face of politics but the face of a nation through her dedication, commitment, energy and determination .

– Stephen Metcalfe MP

Mrs Thatcher secured a successful future for this country that many at the time thought unthinkable. Margaret Thatcher’s enduring legacy will be to leave a nation in a better state than she found it.”

– Stephen Metcalfe MP

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