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Mark Tami MP and actors back campaign to improve access to financial support for terminally ill

Alyn and Deeside MP, Mark Tami and actors Jim Carter and Nichola McAuliffe are backing a campaign that will enable more terminally ill people to access benefits more quickly and easily, regardless of the condition they have. The MND Association and Marie Curie are working together to push for a change in the law that […]

Mark Tami MP supports Trussell Trust and FareShare volunteers at Tesco Broughton

Trussell Trust and Tesco have worked together over the past six years and have assisted over a million individuals who have faced crisis over that period. In addition to the Permanent Collection Points in hundreds of Tesco stores, and ad-hoc collections at stores throughout the year, Trussell Trust and the hunger charity, FareShare, also work […]

Mark Tami MP pledges support to help veterans re-transition into society after prison

Mark Tami MP recently attended a Parliamentary session with Care after Combat, the charity working to help prisoner veterans to reintegrate into society after leaving prison, to learn more about its vital mentoring services.   The charity highlighted that it is only currently able to reach 1 in 10 prisoner veterans and increased funding is urgently […]

Psychological support after cancer – adjournment debate 22/11/18

      When it comes to cancer, survival is paramount. And rightly so. Despite the emphasis on this in the UK, we still lag behind other European countries when it comes to survival rates, and survival rates for certain cancers – such as lung, brain and pancreatic – continue to be extremely low. As […]

Alyn and Deeside MP backs campaign for faster treatment for people with quickest killing cancer

Mark Tami MP has pledged his support to Pancreatic Cancer UK’s campaign demanding faster treatment for people with pancreatic cancer – three in four patients with the disease die within a year of diagnosis making it the quickest killing cancer. The charity is calling for the Government and devolved administrations to set a new ambition […]