Mark Tami MP supports Pancreatic Cancer UK ahead of pancreatic cancer awareness month

Mark Tami MP, this week attended a cross-party event at the House of Commons, organised by Pancreatic Cancer UK, to help spread the word about pancreatic cancer ahead of pancreatic cancer awareness month. There were nearly 8,800 new cases of pancreatic cancer diagnosed across the UK in 2013, 446 of whom live in Wales. Pancreatic […]

Mark Tami MP praises Samaritan’s Purse’s pledge to reach a million more children this year.

It has been 25 years since the first shoebox was sent from Wrexham through Operation Christmas Child and Mark Tami urges constituents to continue giving generously. The charity responsible for the project, Samaritan’s Purse, has come a long way since the first shoebox was sent from Wrexham and has now delivered shoeboxes to over 124 […]

Mark Tami MP backs local shopworkers and opposes Government changes to Sunday trading laws

Mark Tami MP for Alyn & Deeside attended an Usdaw lobby of Parliament to oppose the Government’s proposal to devolve Sunday trading regulations. Usdaw members, who work in retail, met with MPs to explain how extended opening in large stores will lead to even more retail staff being pressured to work longer hours on Sundays, […]

Mark Tami MP backs campaign to have equal access to TV for people with sensory loss

Local MP, Mark Tami attended a parliamentary drop-in hosted by Action on Hearing Loss where he pledged support for the charity’s campaign Subtitle It! which is backing legislation that will mean people with sight and hearing loss are able to watch fully accessible video-on-demand services with subtitles, signing and audio description. The event was jointly […]

Local School Honoured with Prestigious National Award

Mark Tami, MP for Alyn & Deeside, congratulated Ysgol Bryn Deva in Connah’s Quay on being awarded the prestigious Marjorie Boxall Quality Mark Award by national charity the Nurture Group Network. This prestigious accolade is awarded to schools who demonstrate exemplary practice in supporting a range of pupil needs in their school nurture groups.  Nurture […]