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Engineers of the future praised by MP

FYLDE MP Mark Menzies praised the work of budding engineers during the Lytham Rotary Club Technology Tournament. This year’s event saw 43 teams from schools and colleges across the Fylde coast take part in the challenge, which involved building a battery powered vehicle that was then able to complete a set task. Mr Menzies spoke [...]

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Fylde MP in fight against post office relocation

FYLDE MP Mark Menzies has backed a Lytham postmaster after it emerged his store was under threat. Mark Bamforth, owner of Bamforth’s convenience store and post office on Warton Street, recently found out that his branch was under threat as part of a review by Post Office LTD. He this week received a letter telling [...]

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MP announces Fylde Woman of the Year 2015

Mark Menzies MP vowed to make the event an annual occurrence after announcing Fylde Woman of the Year 2015 at a packed ceremony in Lytham this weekend. The Member of Parliament said he had been delighted by the popularity of the event after the awards lunch to honour some of Fylde’s most inspirational women was [...]

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Mark Menzies backs cancer patient care

FYLDE MP Mark Menzies is backing Macmillan Cancer Support’s campaign for all patients to be treated with the highest levels of dignity and respect. Mr Menzies attended an event in Parliament where he met people affected by cancer who shared their own experience and raised the importance of being listened to by health staff. Macmillan [...]

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Mark Menzies quizzes Minister over cancer testing

FYLDE MP Mark Menzies secured a commitment from the Health Secretary for the increased availability of vital cancer testing during a session in the House of Commons. Mr Menzies pushed the Rt Hon Jeremy Hunt MP on the issue after the latest figures showed that increasing the use of diagnostic testing had improved survival rates [...]