THIS week has been extremely busy in Fylde as the festive season gets into full swing. Those of you who have been out in Lytham after dark recently will have noticed how wonderful the display of lights adorning the town centre look this year. The annual display is the result of a lot of hard [...]


Mark Menzies on board with new Fylde link to London

FYLDE MP Mark Menzies said a new direct link from rural Fylde to London could help encourage major investment into the area. The Member of Parliament boarded the first Virgin Rail train from Blackpool North to Euston at Kirkham and Wesham Station this morning, after a long campaign to get the service introduced. And Mr [...]


MP visits Fylde aerospace site

FYLDE MP Mark Menzies made his final visit of the year to BAE Systems in Warton for an update on the various projects being carried out on the site. During the visit, Mr Menzies was given a progress report on the £185m Taranis unmanned aircraft programme, before stopping by the Hawk and Typhoon production lines [...]


Fylde MP visits revamped Land Registry building

FYLDE MP Mark Menzies has visited a former derelict Government building which is being given a new lease of life in Lytham. The former Land Registry building – Jubilee House – which is situated at the southern end of Lytham Green, was bought by accountancy firm Danbro recently and is currently being converted into a [...]


This week I was delighted to host the annual Air Power Association Dinner in Parliament. The association is the organisation which looks after the interests of the aerospace industry and it was a pleasure to see so many constituents at the dinner from BAE Systems in Warton. The industry is obviously one on which a [...]