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Mark Tami calls for better training and opportunities for female coaches in football

Mark Tami, the MP for Alyn and Deeside, has given his support for the Betfair Fairer Game campaign, which aims to promote better training and opportunities for female coaches in football. On Tuesday 14th November, Mark met some of the 50 coaches that have been selected to have their UEFA B licence funded by Betfair, […]

Local MP attends parliamentary launch of ovarian cancer prevention report

Local MP, Mark Tami, attended the launch of Ovarian Cancer Action’s cancer prevention policy report at Westminster on Wednesday 18th October. The charity is calling for BRCA testing to be made more accessible to people potentially at risk of carrying the BRCA gene mutation, which increases their risk of ovarian, breast, prostate and pancreatic cancer. […]

This week’s column on ME/CFS

Last week I had the incredibly moving privilege to attend the screening of the film, Unrest, in Parliament. Unrest is filmed by an actual sufferer of myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME) whose body suddenly started to fail on her in her twenties. Jennifer Brea was an active Harvard PhD student when she developed ME, also known as […]

Mark Tami MP Supports Firefighters in Westminster

Local MP Mark Tami met firefighters in Westminster this week to recognise and celebrate the invaluable work do keeping our community safe.  Love Your Firefighters, hosted by the Fire Brigade Union (FBU) was attended by more than 70 MPs, who met firefighters and Union officials. MPs were asked to support investment into the fire and […]

Mark Tami MP joins new APPG on Children, Teenagers and Young Adults with Cancer

MARK TAMI MP has given his support to children and young people with cancer as he joined a new group to strengthen their voice in Parliament. The launch of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Children, Teenagers and Young Adults with Cancer (APPG CTYAC) saw children, young people, their parents, a number of MPs, charity representatives […]