Fighting for Fylde farmers

First question in the House of Commons FYLDE’S new Member of Parliament, Mark Menzies, has asked his first question in the House of Commons, focusing on slashing red tape to help Fylde’s farmers. Speaking at a Departmental Question time on Food, Agriculture and Rural Affairs (DEFRA), Mark asked the Secretary of State for DEFRA, Caroline Spelman, [...]

Maiden Speech

Maiden Speech, 21st June 2010: The hon. Member for Plymouth, Moor View (Alison Seabeck) made a light-hearted reference to her second maiden speech, but I am proud to tell the House that this is my first maiden speech. If the House will indulge me for a few moments, I would like to take this opportunity to [...]

A First-Class Education For Fylde Children

Mark wants to see all Fylde children get a first-class local education. At Conservative Spring Forum, Mark took the opportunity to speak to Shadow Schools Secretary Michael Gove MP. Mark raised a number of local concerns, including future funding for 6th Form colleges.