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Free school meal scheme extended to homes

Children across Fylde who are eligible for free school meals should benefit from a national voucher scheme allowing them to continue to access meals whilst they stay at home.

Fylde MP urges self-isolaters to use sick pay

Fylde MP Mark Menzies has shared details of Statutory Sick Pay for those who are ill, or self-isolating, during the Coronavirus pandemic.

Mr Menzies said: “The Government has made changes to make it easier to get Statutory Sick Pay should you have to self-isolate.

My Week in Westminster

I’m incredibly sad to see the first Coronavirus deaths have been registered here in Fylde.

My Week in Westminster

The implications of the Coronavirus outbreak across the World are now being felt in Fylde – and I need to ask you all to help not only slow the spread of the disease, but to also keep an eye on friends, family and neighbours.

Fylde MP welcomes new rail station for Cottam

Fylde MP Mark Menzies has welcomed the Chancellor's announcement of a £40 million Government funding boost to deliver a new train station at Cottam Parkway.  

Mr Menzies previously discussed the need for a station in Cottam with Transport for the North.

My Week in Westminster

Storm Ciara has caused chaos across the country – it is the biggest storm we have seen for years.