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Superfast broadband coming soon to St Annes

BT has today announced that St Annes is set to benefit from a major superfast broadband boost by spring 2013. The St Annes exchange, along with Fleetwood, Longridge and Poulton, are set to be the next area to receive a boost in speeds which will see 28,000 homes benefit. According to BT the improvements are [...]

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Back “The Big Switch”, says MP

AN MP has called for energy customers to shop smart to reduce bills by joining “The Big Switch” campaign. The Big Switch, launched last month by ‘Which?’ magazine is a completely new way for people to buy their energy. This will be the first time in the UK that a large number of people will [...]

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Campaigning on World Kidney Day

HEALTH experts have briefed Fylde’s MP on the vital role our kidney’s play as part of World Kidney Day. Mark Menzies, MP for Fylde, met with representatives from The All Party Parliamentary Kidney Group and the Kidney Alliance to learn more about problems affecting constituents with kidney diseases. The groups also gave a run down [...]

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MP plants seeds of the future

FYLDE MP Mark Menzies was involved in some gardening this weekend in support of Shepherd Road Allotments. Mr Menzies was on hand, along with the Mayor of St Annes, Cllr. Christine Akeroyd, to plant one of the 400 trees donated to the Allotments by the Woodland Trust. The Woodland Trust is currently helping millions of [...]

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Typhoon debate keeps focus on India exports

FYLDE MP Mark Menzies called a successful debate in Westminster Hall to urge continuing Government focus on supporting BAE Systems bid to win Typhoon export orders. Mr Menzies, supported by a number of colleauges including Brandon Lewis MP, Alison Seabeck MP and Andrew Percy MP, called for further Government support for British military aviation manufacturing. Defence [...]