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MP calls for bus service rethink

Fylde MP Mark Menzies has called for rail bosses to rethink bus replacement service times in Fylde over fears passengrs will miss train connections. Mr Menzies has written to Northern Rail after the firm published a bus replacement service timetable which gave services just 20 minutes totravelfrom Poulton to Kirkham, and 25 from Kirkham to [...]

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Mark Menzies reiterates shale gas regulation demand

Fylde MP Mark Menzies has reiterated his call for a ‘gold standard’ of regulation to ensure shale gas is extracted safely. Mr Menzies made his comments in light of a United Nations paper which raised issues with the regulatory bodies set to monitor the practice. He said: “I have always called for a gold standard [...]

Fylde MP Mark Menzies welcomes jobs figures

Fylde MP Mark Menzies has welcomed new jobs figures which show unemployment is at its lowest level since 1975. The total number of unemployed people in Mr Menzies’ constituency is 690, a rate of 1.8 per cent. And more young people have found employment in the past year; there were 115 claimants aged 18-24 in [...]

Fylde MP Mark Menzies with resident Steve Hannan

Fylde MP tackles parking issues in Lytham

Fylde MP Mark Menzies has asked Lytham residents how they would like to see a chronic parking problem outside their homes solved. Mr Menzies has written to residents after he received complaints about the number of cars parked for lengthy periods outside people’s homes. Roads affected include Westwood Road, Beach Street, Ashton Street and Gregson [...]

Fylde MP Mark Menzies has objected to plans which could see this area developed into 550 homes and retail units. Pic: GOOGLE

Fylde MP objects to new 550-home scheme

Fylde MP Mark Menzies has objected to a new 550-home scheme in St Annes. Mr Menzies has sent his official letter of objection to Fylde Council about the scheme, which would border on Silverdale Road and North Houses Lane. A copy of his letter has been sent to all of the neighbouring homes. He said: [...]