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Fylde MP Mark Menzies calls for full debate on dementia

Fylde MP Mark Menzies has asked the government to hold a debate on dementia. Mr Menzies raised the issue in a Business of the House debate in Parliament, calling for a full debate on the implications of dementia on health and social care services. He said: “May we have a debate on dementia in Government [...]

Fylde MP Mark Menzies speaks up for WASPI campaigners

Fylde MP Mark Menzies has called on the Government to look into the implications of the change in state pension age for women born in the 1950s. Mr Menzies spoke out in a debate on pension equality. He said: “I have pledged my support to the movement and have met members of the Fylde group [...]

Fylde MP Mark Menzies welcomes job security for 5,000 BAE workers

Fylde MP Mark Menzies joined defence procurement minister Harriett Baldwin at BAE Systems today, following Qatar’s £5 billion deal to buy 24 Typhoon aircraft. The deal safeguards 5,000 aerospace jobs in Fylde for the next 10 years, and thousands more in the supply chain. Mr Menzies said: “This is a great day for Warton and BAE [...]

Fylde MP Mark Menzies delighted at progress on M55 link road

Fylde MP Mark Menzies has welcomed the latest step towards work starting on the M55 to St Annes link road. Work will start on the much-needed project next year. Following the latest meeting of the road’s working group, including members of Fylde and Lancashire County Councils, Mr Menzies said: “I’m really pleased with the progress [...]

Fylde MP Mark Menzies’ delight as constituency roadworks are postponed

  A year-long closure of a major route out of Lytham has been postponed until the completion of a vital motorway link road project. Fylde MP Mark Menzies wrote to Lancashire County Council earlier this year to ask the closure of Peel Road be put back until after the M55 link road is completed. The [...]