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Fylde MP Mark Menzies calls for urgent action on crumbling road

Fylde MP Mark Menzies has written to Lancashire County Council to demand action is taken over the dangerous state of Lytham’s main shopping street. Mr Menzies has written to the authority highlighting the pothole-ridden state of Clifton Street. He said: “I wrote to the authority highlighting this issue before Christmas and I am aware of one [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Mark Menzies welcomes Budget’s NHS, homes and tax break boosts

Fylde MP Mark Menzies has backed a Budget which means billions of pounds for the NHS, lower taxes, and help to get Britain housebuilding again. Mr Menzies said: “This is a budget that has put more money in people’s pockets. “The personal tax allowance has risen to £11,850, the equivalent of a £600 pay rise [...]