My Week in Westminster

With carnival season now in full swing, it is a phenomenally busy time in Fylde.

Mark Menzies MP reassured over Fylde ambulance provision

Fylde MP Mark Menzies has been reassured all of Fylde's ambulance stations are not set for closure.

Fears were raised when a document from the North West Ambulance Service highlighted all of the stations as being under review.

My Week in Westminster

This week I had meetings at home in Fylde to discuss issues with leaseholds. I am truly shocked at the scale of the problem – with unscrupulous developers selling leaseholds on to third parties with impunity.

My Week in Westminster

It’s Carer’s Week this week and I attended an event in Parliament to celebrate the contribution of the carers who help look after the most vulnerable members of society.

Mark Menzies MP blasts BBC for cutting licences for the over 75s

Fylde MP Mark Menzies has blasted the BBC for reneging on a deal to fund free TV licences for the over 75s.

The BBC this week announced only single pensioners who qualify for Pension Credit would be eligible for a free licence.

Mr Menzies said: “This is appalling from the BBC.

Minister's praise for Mark Menzies' police funding push

The Minister for Policing revealed Lancashire Constabulary has been handed an extra £18.4 million for the next year – and paid tribute to Fylde MP Mark Menzies for fighting for funding.

Nick Hurd MP made his comments during a Home Office Oral Answer to Questions sitting in Parliament.

My Week in Westminster

London was extremely busy with the official visit of President Donald Trump.

Fylde MP welcomes North West tourism push

A £40 million fund to promote the UK to overseas markets, Marketing Lancashire and Manchester Airport are all being used to attract visitors to the North West.

My Week in Westminster

I spoke about Fylde’s town centres with Fylde Council chief executive Allan Oldfield this week.