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Mark Tami and Fay Ripley help launch Marie Curie’s Great Daffodil Appeal

Alyn and Deeside MP, Mark Tami, and Cold Feet actress Fay Ripley have joined forces this March to help Marie Curie provide care and support to more people living with a terminal illness. Mark and long-term Marie Curie supporter Fay were pictured together with Marie Curie Nurses, Victoria Shodeko and Victoria Oluwalogbon, at a parliamentary […]

Mark Tami MP welcomes Toyota’s commitment to build the new generation Auris in the UK

Toyota have today announced the third generation Auris will be built at Toyota Manufacturing UK’s Burnaston factory in Derbyshire, with most of the engines being produced in its Deeside plant. The new model will be built on the Toyota New Global Architecture (TNGA) platform and will receive its worldwide premiere at the Geneva Motor Show […]

Mark Tami MP backs calls for an ‘opt out’ solution to organ donation.

The Organ Donation (Deemed Consent) Bill was debated in Parliament on Friday as MPs look to introduce an opt-out solution to organ donation, like we have here in Wales, and also in Scotland. MPs from all parties spoke in favour of the proposal as the Bill had its second reading in Parliament. The Bill was […]

This week I joined the Alzheimer’s Society’s campaign, Fix Dementia Care

This week I joined the Alzheimer’s Society’s campaign, Fix Dementia Care. I joined it because it is glaringly obvious that social care has spiralled into a crisis. And a social care issue is very much a dementia care issue as it is social care, rather than the NHS, that hundreds of thousands of people with […]

Mark Tami MP raises Flintshire’s underfunding with the Treasury

Last week parents across Flintshire received letters from their children’s schools highlighting the pressures they are under due to proposed cuts to their budgets. Flintshire County Council plan to introduce a cash flat budget to schools this financial year which head teachers say will mean a real terms cut of 3-5% to their budgets. Parents […]