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Mark to attend Daylight Saving Bill

A NUMBER of constituents and interested parties have been in touch regarding the Daylight Saving Bill. The Private Members’ Bill, which will go before the House of Commons on Friday 3rd of December, is certainly a very interesting one which has captured the public’s imagination. To confirm, in response to a number of queries, I will be in [...]

Bureau boost for Fylde residents

FYLDE residents with problems now have an extra avenue for help after their local Citizens Advice Bureau extended their opening hours. Staff at the facility on Moor Street, Kirkham, are now running a triage service – telephone, drop in and appointments  – every Saturday between 10am and 1pm. The extra service, funding by the Local [...]

B&Q backed for jobs and training

A LOCAL B&Q store have shown off their innovative approach to their local MP. Mark Menzies MP visited B&Q on Whitehills Business Park to learn more about the way the UK’s leading home improvement and garden centre retailer works. While being shown around the store Mark was interested to hear about the company’s diversity policy, which [...]

Pledge to fight for improved services

A LOCAL MP has promised to tackle the NHS on disability issues and campaign better public services for non-computer users. Mark Menzies MP made the pledges during his latest round of meetings with parish councils. The new MP, who was elected in May, is trying his best to find out more about local issues and [...]

Veterans scheme could save cash

WORLD War II heroes have been urged to take a last chance to apply for a scheme which helps them to return to places where they saw active service. The Big Lottery Fund’s Heroes Return scheme provides veterans and their widows with funding for trips overseas along with a spouse or carer. They can also [...]