Mark Tami MP supports Repealing the Bedroom Tax

Mark Tami MP has welcomed Labour’s decision to repeal the Bedroom Tax. The Bedroom Tax hits over 650,000 people nationwide, and 40,000 people in Wales. For the vast majority of those affected, there is nowhere smaller to move to, hitting vulnerable people with an average bill of £720 a year through no fault of their […]

MP from Alyn & Deeside joins the fight against breast cancer

Mark Tami MP for Alyn & Deeside has joined the fight against breast cancer by taking part in Breast Cancer Campaign’s biggest (and pinkest) fundraiser, wear it pink day. Over the last 10 years wear it pink has raised a staggering £23 million and on Friday 25 October 2013 people will come together in schools, […]

Mark Tami MP Meets with Flintshire Firm MoneySuperMarket

Mark Tami MP met with Flintshire based company, MoneySuperMarket, in Parliament this week. The company, based in Ewloe, was highlighting how Alyn & Deeside compares to the national average for both home and car insurance cost. Mark Tami MP said, ‘Companies such as MoneySuperMarket do a good job in highlighting to people which insurers offer […]

MP calls on government to support national campaign to raise awareness of brain tumour symptoms in children

Mark Tami MP for Alyn & Deeside is supporting the national ‘HeadSmart’ campaign led by The Brain Tumour Charity, to raise awareness to parents and healthcare professionals of the symptoms of brain tumours in children and young people, which is the biggest cancer killer of this age group. Mark Tami MP said: Around 500 children […]

Alyn & Deeside MP Highlights Concerns About Lottery Funding

Mark Tami MP for Alyn & Deeside has highlighted his concern that Alyn & Deeside is not receiving its fair share of funding from the Big Lottery Fund. Information published by the Industrial Communities Alliance highlights that industrial areas in the UK receive far less in lottery funding then other communities. Mark Tami MP said, […]