Fylde MP Mark Menzies welcomes job security for 5,000 BAE workers

Mark Menzies Harriett Baldwin BAE Systems Fylde MP Mark Menzies joined defence procurement minister Harriett Baldwin at BAE Systems today, following Qatar's £5 billion deal to buy 24 Typhoon aircraft. The deal safeguards 5,000 aerospace jobs in Fylde for the next 10 years, and thousands more in the supply chain. Mr Menzies said: “This is a great day for Warton and BAE... Read more »

MY WEEK IN WESTMINSTER

It has been a busy time in the constituency and a busy time in Parliament this past week. I was pleased to see more progress on the M55 link road at a meeting in St Annes Town Hall, with a clear line of sight to contractors getting on site next year. Great progress has been made since the Conservatives took over at the County Council and the speed of... Read more »

Fylde MP Mark Menzies delighted at progress on M55 link road

Roads minister John Hayes with Mark Menzies MP at the end of the Moss Road

Fylde MP Mark Menzies has welcomed the latest step towards work starting on the M55 to St Annes link road.

Work will start on the much-needed project next year. Following the latest meeting of the road's working group, including members of Fylde and Lancashire County... Read more »

Fylde MP Mark Menzies’ delight as constituency roadworks are postponed

  Peel Road. Image: GOOGLE A year-long closure of a major route out of Lytham has been postponed until the completion of a vital motorway link road project. Fylde MP Mark Menzies wrote to Lancashire County Council earlier this year to ask the closure of Peel Road be put back until after the M55 link road is completed. The road was set... Read more »
Mark Menzies MP with No 4 The Salon owner Debbie Wilkinson

Fylde MP Mark Menzies meets business owners

Fylde MP Mark Menzies met with Small business owners to mark Small Business Saturday. He said: "Small businesses are the lifeblood of our economy and it is important we hear their voices. "So this year I visited a number of shops and services in Lytham to mark the event. "It was good to hear ideas that could help our independent retailers, as well as our high streets in general." Julie Moores, owner of the Hidden Jem in Lytham, and the Lily the Pink stores in Lytham and St Annes, met... Read more »