Fylde MP welcomes pay hike for lowest earners

Fylde MP Mark Menzies has welcomed the largest ever rise in the National Living Wage.

This week the Government increased the National Living Wage by almost five per cent - boosting the incomes of 1.8 million people by £690 a year.

My Week in Westminster

Brexit is obviously dominating the agenda in Parliament as we now debate new options on a way to leave the European Union.

I’m doing everything I can to honour the will of people in Fylde in order that we can leave.

Mark Menzies MP delighted at works on M55 link road

Fylde MP Mark Menzies has welcomed the start of pre-works on the M55 link road project.

The proposed link road would connect the existing roundabout at Whitehills Road to the north with Heyhouses Lane near the Cypress Point development site to the south. 

My Week in Westminster

Finally we got to see workmen on the site of the M55 link road this week.

I visited the Openreach team who are re-routing air traffic control cables from the area to facilitate the construction of the road.

Mark Menzies MP: How I voted on Brexit

Fylde MP Mark Menzies voted for the Prime Minister's Brexit deal, in favour of keeping a No Deal Brexit on the table, and will vote against extending Article 50.

My Week in Westmister

The incidents of knife crime in the news recently are horrifying.

We need a nationwide strategy to protect people, especially our young people, from the catastrophic fallout from knife incidents.