Mark welcomes fairer fares for men over 60

Mark Tami MP has welcomed the news that from April 1st men in Alyn & Deeside will become eligible for bus travel concessions at age 60 – the same age as women. Before this they have had to wait until they are 65. At the moment under the travel concession scheme in Alyn & Deeside, […]

MP calls Ministerial meeting on CSA

Mark Tami MP yesterday held a high level meeting with Baroness Hollis, the Government minister responsible for the Child Support Agency. The meeting took place at the Department for Work and Pensions head office on Whitehall and was called by the Alyn & Deeside MP after ongoing complaints from constituents about their dealings with the […]

MP says ‘Claim Tax Credits’

Mark Tami MP will be campaigning around Alyn & Deeside over the coming months to encourage local people to claim the Government’s new tax credits coming in April. From April 2003, the current system of tax credits will be replaced and removed. The Child Tax Credit and the Working Tax Credit build on and streamline […]

MP Presents Playgroup Cheque

Alyn and Deeside MP Mark Tami has presented a cheque to Llanfynydd Play Group for new equipment and facilities. Mr Tami presented parents and playgroup organisers with a cheque for £1,200 from the Lottery Fund. He said: “This National Lottery money will guarantee Llanfynydd Playgroup continues to offer a first-class community service.” Bookmark on Delicious […]

Ministerial Visit to Sealand

Home Office Minister Bob Ainsworth visited Sealand to see how the Deeside community is uniting to crack crime. Mr Ainsworth accepted an invitation from Alyn and Deeside MP Mark Tami to meet youth workers and community leaders in Garden City, where he discussed ways the community has come to terms with crime and anti social […]