Mark Menzies being interviewed for Lancashire TV - on Freeview Channel 7

Lancashire TV spot for Mark Menzies

Fylde Conservative candidate Mark Menzies answered questions about campaign issues raised on the doorstep in a TV interview. Mr Menzies spoke to Paul Faulkner, political correspondent for That's Lancashire TV, for a programme set to be broadcast this week. Following the interview on Sunday, Mr Menzies continued canvassing in Fylde, with a team of supporters in Freckleton.... Read more »

Mark Menzies condemns terror attack

Fylde candidate Mark Menzies has spoken of his sadness at the terror attack in Manchester. He said: "I know many people from Fylde were at this concert, and have spoken of the the terrible events as they left the Manchester Arena. "I hope they all returned safely. "My thoughts and prayers are with the families of all those affected in this appalling tragedy. "I stand with politicians of every party to condemn this barbaric attack." It's understood 22 people have been killed and around 60 injured after a man detonated... Read more »
Mark Menzies

Conservative candidate Mark Menzies vows to protect Fylde jobs threatened by Jeremy Corbyn

  Fylde Conservative candidate Mark Menzies has pledged to support thousands of Fylde jobs in the defence and nuclear industries which are threatened by Jeremy Cobyn's Labour Party.   Mr Menzies said: "BAE Systems and Westinghouse remain our largest employers, and I have been happy to support the firms in Parliament, in the constituency, and abroad on trade missions for years.   "It is vital we continue production of the Eurofighter Typhoon. I'm proud to say the jet, built by the skilled engineers at Warton, is the best aircraft in... Read more »
Mark Menzies on the campaign trail in Ansdell with councillors and Conservative Party members

Team Menzies canvassing in Ansdell

Fylde Conservatives were out in force once again to support Mark Menzies in the run-up to the general election. Councillors and activists joined the Conservative candidate for Fylde, who has served the area for seven years as an MP, to knock on doors, talk to residents and post leaflets. Canvassing continues tonight - and will carry on until the general election on June 8.... Read more »
Mark Menzies with the BBC's Sean McGinty

Conservative candidate Mark Menzies tells BBC of defence and infrastructure hopes

Fylde Conservative candidate spoke to BBC Radio Lancashire about his hopes for the election. Mark met up with popular presenter Sean McGinty who asked what Fylde folk could expect if Mark were to be re-elected. Mark said he hoped to continue improving infrastructure, with the advent of the M55 link road works soon to begin, and also to protect the thousands of defence jobs in the area. Jeremy Corbyn's proposed ban on arms sales would affect thousands of jobs at BAE Systems in Warton - Mark has spent... Read more »