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Mark Tami MP Speaks Out About PIP Roll Out

Mark Tami MP has spoken out in a Westminster Hall debate led by Susan Elan Jones, MP for Clwyd South, on the roll out of Personal Independence Payments in Wales. The debate which lasted for an hour and half highlighted the problems that many people have faced when being switched from Disability Living Allowance (DLA) […]

Mark Tami MP Condemns Ban on Books

Mark Tami MP has condemned the decision by the Justice Minister, Chris Grayling, to ban books being sent to prisons. The Justice Minister’s new books policy bans prisoners from receiving books from their friends and family despite literacy levels in prisons being that of an 11 year old for two fifths of the population. The […]

Mark Tami MP Backs Cancer Research UK Campaign to Make Every Moment Count

Alyn & Deeside MP Mark Tami attended Cancer Research UK’s parliamentary event to discover more about the power of research which, every week, saves more than five times as many lives as there are seats in the chamber of the House of Commons. This astonishing fact means over 2,800 people will survive cancer every week […]

Mark Tami MP supports the International Diabetes Federation in raising awareness of diabetes and its complications

Mark Tami MP supports the International Diabetes Federation in raising awareness of diabetes and its complications. The Alyn and Deeside MP had a diabetes test and met with healthcare professionals at a special event in Westminster to find out more about the disease. Around 3.2 million people have been diagnosed with diabetes in the UK, […]

Mark Tami MP Meets Flintshire’s Purple Angel Ambassador

Mark Tami MP met Flintshire’s very own Purple Angel Ambassador last week, Ann Farr, from Shotton. Ann is part of a network of purple angel ambassadors who highlight the difficulties that many people with dementia face and is embarking on a campaign to get Flintshire more dementia aware and become a dementia friendly community. Mark […]