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MP announces Fylde Woman of the Year 2015

Mark Menzies MP vowed to make the event an annual occurrence after announcing Fylde Woman of the Year 2015 at a packed ceremony in Lytham this weekend. The Member of Parliament said he had been delighted by the popularity of the event after the awards lunch to honour some of Fylde’s most inspirational women was [...]

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Mark Menzies backs cancer patient care

FYLDE MP Mark Menzies is backing Macmillan Cancer Support’s campaign for all patients to be treated with the highest levels of dignity and respect. Mr Menzies attended an event in Parliament where he met people affected by cancer who shared their own experience and raised the importance of being listened to by health staff. Macmillan [...]

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MP joins Coronation Street star in cancer fight

FYLDE MP Mark Menzies has joined forces with a former landlady of one of Britain’s most famous pubs in the battle against cancer. Mr Menzies spoke with actress Denise Welch, who played Rovers Return landlady Natalie Horrocks in the soap Coronation Street, during a Parliamentary tea party for The Eve Appeal. The charity was set [...]

MY WEEK IN WESTMINSTER

This week I met with my fellow judges to decide the outcome of the Fylde Woman of the Year 2015 competition. Throughout my five years as Member of Parliament I have been overwhelmed by the work done by women in our community. Many of those involved have gone unsung and I wanted to find a [...]

Fylde MP in fight for rail improvements

FYLDE MP Mark Menzies today said he would continue to fight for the South Fylde Line after the Government launched the tendering process for the northern rail franchise. Ministers today sent Invitations to Tender to a shortlist of bidders with the aim of transforming the service and bringing it into the 21st Century. Mr Menzies [...]