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Mark Tami MP celebrates 50 years of animal welfare campaigning

Mark Tami MP joined the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) at Westminster this week to celebrate 50 years of successful campaigning to protect wildlife in the UK and around the globe.  IFAW was founded in 1969 after a group of concerned individuals first witnessed newborn seal pups being slaughtered on the ice floes off Canada’s East Coast. This […]

Mark Tami MP urges Welsh Secretary to take North Wales seriously

In Wednesday’s Wales Questions – where the Secretary of State for Wales has to answer oral questions from MPs – Mark Tami urged the Secretary of State to ‘get a grip on his Department’.  Mark Tami asked the Secretary of State, Alun Cairnes MP, “what is [he] doing to ensure that the north Wales growth deal actually happens, that […]

LOCAL MP SUPPORTS HIGH FLYING APPRENTICES

Mark Tami MP welcomes local apprentices to House of Commons Apprentices from Alyn and Deeside were joined by Mark Tami in the House of Commons this week to celebrate the 12,000 apprenticeships provided by the UK’s Aerospace, Defence, Security and Space industries. There were 100 apprentices from some of Britain’s leading aerospace, defence, security and […]

Orkambi on the NHS

Cystic Fibrosis is a terrible genetic disorder that affects the lungs and significantly reduces the life expectancy of those who suffer from it. There are currently more than 10,400 people in the UK who have the condition.  There have been major breakthroughs in the treatment of the disease. Perhaps the biggest breakthrough being the medicine, Orkambi, which has been produced and patented by […]

Alyn and Deeside MP, Mark Tami, hears from people with arthritis why they need home aids and adaptations to stay independent for longer. 

At an event in Parliament on 7th May, Mark Tami MP heard about new research from Versus Arthritis which shows that 43% of people with arthritis said they struggled with tasks at home for more than two years before finding out about equipment that could help.    Versus Arthritis asked MPs to come to the event to find out […]