This week’s column on homelessness

I hope you all enjoyed the festivities and that you spent the Christmas period making memories with loved ones.    However Christmas is not a time of celebration for everyone, no more so than the 9000 people across the country who are sleeping rough and the 120,000 children who do not have a permanent home. […]

Energy bills

As my last column before Christmas, I’d like to take this opportunity to wish you all the very best over this festive period. It is a time for celebration and family but it is also important for us to spare a thought for those who are less fortunate, and those who struggle with the added […]

Mark Tami MP hosts Christmas card competition

Mark Tami MP invited all primary schools across Alyn and Deeside to compete in this year’s annual Christmas card competition. Mr Tami chose a winner from each of the thirteen schools that entered, from which a top three were announced. All thirteen winners attended the event, held at the Toyota plant in Deeside, with their […]


Mark Tami, the MP for Alyn and Deeside, was presented with a national award by the blood cancer charity Anthony Nolan at a ceremony in Parliament on 28 November. Mark was announced as the winner in the category of Political Supporter of the Year at the Anthony Nolan Supporter Awards 2017. Mark picked up his […]

My thoughts on the rise of automation

A recent report highlighted Alyn and Deeside as being in the top five of constituencies most likely to be hit the hardest by the rise of automation. It announced that 36.8% of jobs in our constituency will be at risk by 2030. It comes as no surprise that the constituencies that were declared most at […]