Mark Menzies MP allays fears over Westinghouse

Fylde MP Mark Menzies has calmed fears for the future of Westinghouse after the firm’s American business filed for bankruptcy. The move is part of a restructuring of the US company as a result of certain financial and construction challenges in its US AP1000® power plant projects. Business will continue as usual, and the move [...]

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MP Mark Menzies urges Fylde folk to take bowel cancer screening test

MP Mark Menzies has pledged to help charity raise awareness of screening in Fylde during Bowel Cancer Awareness Month in April. Mr Menzies is supporting Bowel Cancer UK’s campaign to urge more people to take part in bowel cancer screening and save lives, as part of the awareness campaign. More than 44 people die from [...]

Holocaust survivor Arek Hersh MBE with Fylde MP Mark Menzies

Fylde MP’s tribute to Holocaust survivor

Fylde MP Mark Menzies said the horrors of the Holocaust must never be forgotten, after hearing survivor Arek Hersh MBE speak to his constituents. Mr Hersh was taken to his first concentration camp at the age of 11 – and lost 81 members of his family under Hitler’s brutal Nazi regime. Mr Hersh told St [...]

Hundreds of Fylde jobs protected with Turkish fighter jet agreement

MP Mark Menzies has welcomed an agreement with Turkey that will help protect hundreds of jobs in Fylde. Prime Minister Theresa May signed the deal, with Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım, in Ankara ahead of a planned contract with a value in excess of £100m. Mr Menzies said: “I was delighted Theresa May signed a Heads of [...]

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Fylde MP signs Holocaust Educational Trust’s Book of Commitment.

Fylde MP Mark Menzies signed the Holocaust Educational Trust’s Book of Commitment. He signed the book in Parliament, pledging his commitment to Holocaust Memorial Day and honouring those who were murdered during the Holocaust as well as paying tribute to the extraordinary Holocaust survivors who work tirelessly to educate young people. He signd the book [...]