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Alyn & Deeside MP is Leading Debate in Westminster on Transport in North Wales.

Mark Tami MP is leading a Westminster Hall debate on Tuesday on the Transport Infrastructure in North Wales. Mark Tami MP who won the ballot to hold this debate said: ‘I think it is very important that we start a national debate about the transport infrastructure in North Wales. Unfortunately there is an invisible line […]

Mark Tami MP Tunes into Road Safety Campaign Week

Mark Tami MP is supporting national Road Safety Week, 18-24 November, by calling on the Westminster Government and people in Alyn & Deeside to ‘tune into road safety’. Government figures released in November showed that the number of motorcycling and cycling casualties on our roads has risen in comparison to the same period in 2012. […]

Mark Tami MP backs the Charter to Stop the Payday Loan Rip-Off

Mark Tami MP has backed the Charter to Stop the Payday Loan Rip-off. The Charter calls for tougher regulation of payday lenders and is supported by some of Britain’s biggest debt, consumer and anti-poverty organisations – including Which?, Citizens Advice, StepChange Debt Charity, Church Action on Poverty, and the Centre for Responsible Credit. Mark Tami […]

The Bedroom Tax Needs To Be Repealed Says Mark Tami MP

Mark Tami MP for Alyn & Deeside voted this week to abolish the bedroom tax saying that the people affected by this tax simply can’t wait until 2015 for it to be repealed. The Bedroom Tax hits over 660,000 people nationwide, and around 837 people in Alyn & Deeside. For the vast majority of those […]

Mark Tami MP becomes one of the first to use NFC-enabled smartphone technology

Mark Tami MP became one of the first in the UK to use Near Field Communication (NFC) technology to make a charity donation using a smartphone – in his case, to make a donation to Macmillan Cancer Support. NFC technology is a key part of the future for payments in the UK, with only a […]