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Mark Menzies MP with No 4 The Salon owner Debbie Wilkinson

Fylde MP Mark Menzies meets business owners

Fylde MP Mark Menzies met with Small business owners to mark Small Business Saturday. He said: “Small businesses are the lifeblood of our economy and it is important we hear their voices. “So this year I visited a number of shops and services in Lytham to mark the event. “It was good to hear ideas that [...]

Mark Menzies MP with Alison Plackitt from independent bookseller Plackitt and Booth

MY WEEK IN WESTMINSTER

It was Small Business Saturday this weekend, and I hope we all made a conscious effort to support the fantastic independent retailers in our towns and villages. They create wealth for our area employing staff who spend locally, and small businesses pay their taxes. I met with representatives of the Federation of Small Businesses in [...]

Fylde MP Mark Menzies at BAE Systems' Warton plant

Mark Menzies MP calls on Government to commit to sixth generation fighter plane

Fylde MP Mark Menzies has called on the Government to commit to a sixth generation fighter aircraft, to maintain jobs at BAE Systems. Mr Menzies spoke in a Defence Aerospace Industrial Strategy debate in Parliament and called for a long-term project which would sustain jobs at the Warton site in his constituency. There are around [...]

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Fylde MP Mark Menzies’ pledge on South Fylde rail line

Fylde MP Mark Menzies met with rail representatives this week to discuss improvements to the South Fylde line. And hopes are high that a deal can be done to significantly increase the number of services on the line, which has stations in Kirkham, Lytham, St Annes, and one of the UK’s biggest tourist attractions – [...]

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Fylde MP welcomes introduction of new Trade Bill for post-Brexit Britain

Fylde MP Mark Menzies has welcomed the introduction of the Trade Bill to the House of Commons, which will ensure the UK can make new trade agreements as it leaves the EU. Me Menzies said: “The Trade Bill is a vital piece of legislation which will give us the power and the framework to make [...]