Mark Tami, MP for Alyn and Deeside, attended a thank you event in Parliament on Wednesday 22 March hosted by blood cancer charity Anthony Nolan, in recognition of his support for second stem cell transplants. Mark backed the ‘Defend Second Transplants’ campaign after NHS England announced it would no longer routinely fund second stem cell […]

My views on PSA’s takeover of Vauxhall

PSA Group’s recent takeover of Vauxhall has left their 4,500 strong workforce, 100s of whom live in North East Wales, concerned about their futures. Although there have been assurances that jobs will be secure until at least 2021, the Government must do their utmost to ensure the long term security of the workers in the […]

Local MP makes Earth Hour pledge for climate change

Alyn and Deeside MP, Mark Tami, has signed up to support WWF’s tenth Earth Hour by making a special pledge to help protect the planet.  The world is changing – fast – and it’s never been more important to show support for action on climate change. Mark Tami MP is one of many who joined […]

Mark Tami MP welcomes investment in Toyota

Toyota is to invest £240m in its Burnaston plant near Derby to produce its Auris and Avensis models. The Japanese carmaker’s investment will mean the plant in Derbyshire will be upgraded to accommodate production of vehicles on its new global platform. Although the investment is not directly going into the Toyota plant in Deeside, Mark […]

This week’s column – my thoughts on Trump

The war on terror and the fight against extremist groups quite rightly continues to dominate foreign policy. I am a firm believer that groups such as ISIS need strong action taken against them. However I do not believe that banning the entire population of certain countries from entering your borders is an appropriate way to […]