Another Queen’s speech that disregards Wales

Today was the State Opening of Parliament. A symbolic event where the Queen delivers a speech which lays out the laws that ministers want to pass during the coming years in Parliament. With the Conservatives losing their majority, Theresa May was forced to drop a number of key manifesto pledges as the Queen delivered a […]

Local politicians visit Airbus plant in Broughton

North Wales politicians today visited the Airbus plant in Broughton. Mark Tami, Labour candidate for Alyn and Deeside, David Hanson, Labour candidate for Delyn and Ian Lucas, Labour candidate for Wrexham, met with stewards and workers to discuss the forthcoming election. As a major employer in the area, the politicians were keen to meet with […]

“The rights of British employees moving and working across Europe need to be secured” – Mark Tami MP

Despite a snap general election being called, Parliamentary business carried on and this week the effects of leaving the EU on Wales was debated in Westminster. Mark Tami MP used the debate to again get assurances from the Government that British employees are able to move and work across Europe freely. Mark Tami MP said […]

Mark Tami MP welcomes investment in Alyn and Deeside’s railway infrastructure

Welsh Government’s Cabinet Secretary for Economy and Infrastructure, Ken Skates, has today unveiled ambitious plans to improve railway infrastructure across Wales. Welsh Government took into consideration 47 potential sites for new stations and 12 have been taken forward to the second stage. Amongst the 12 will be Deeside Industrial Estate/Northern Gateway. Local MP, Mark Tami, […]

Improvements on the A494

I recently attended the public consultation regarding the Deeside Corridor and the improvements to the A494/A55. The stretch of trunk road through Deeside experiences more traffic than it was designed for and has subsequently needed work doing to it for a considerable amount of time. That is why I welcomed the £200 million investment from […]