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Visit to Global Energy Systems

FYLDE MP Mark Menzies says he is very proud of the technological innovation in his constituency following a visit to an award-winning company. Mr Menzies toured Global Energy Systems,  a developer of renewable energy generating Air Source Heat Pumps which is based in Lytham. Global Energy Systems say the Air Source Heat Pumps can be an important part of the solution to [...]

Hall refurbishment plans would boost Singleton

NEW Fylde MP Mark Menzies has thrown his weight behind plans to refurbish Singleton Village Hall. Singleton Parish Council and the Village Hall committee are desperate to overhaul the building which they say binds their community together. But so far three National Lottery bids have been unsuccessful. Now the committee and parish council are keen [...]

Mark meets staff at Lytham Insurance firm

FYLDE MP Mark Menzies has praised workers at Lytham-based insurance giant Aegon following a tour of their workplace. Mr Menzies was keen to meet with staff and senior executives at Aegon as they prepare for a consultation process over the refocusing of their business. It is possible that some jobs could go as part of [...]

Fighting for Fylde farmers

First question in the House of Commons FYLDE’S new Member of Parliament, Mark Menzies, has asked his first question in the House of Commons, focusing on slashing red tape to help Fylde’s farmers. Speaking at a Departmental Question time on Food, Agriculture and Rural Affairs (DEFRA), Mark asked the Secretary of State for DEFRA, Caroline Spelman, [...]

Maiden Speech

Maiden Speech, 21st June 2010: The hon. Member for Plymouth, Moor View (Alison Seabeck) made a light-hearted reference to her second maiden speech, but I am proud to tell the House that this is my first maiden speech. If the House will indulge me for a few moments, I would like to take this opportunity to [...]