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Brexit worries

The topic of Brexit dominated the recent Party conferences. Theresa May’s announcement that she was likely going to trigger the European Union’s Article 50 exit clause by the end of March 2017, and also her non-commitment to the EU’s single market was alarming. The value of the pound has already fallen by 13% since the […]

Local MP and Councillor meet with HSBC

Local MP, Mark Tami, recently met with HSBC officials regarding the recent announcement that HSBC are set to shut their Ewloe and Caergwrle branches. Mr Tami was joined by local county councillor, Cllr David Healey, and they raised their concerns about the proposed closures with HSBC’s Area Director, Martin Lyons, and branch transformation manager, Roy Lewis. […]

Mark Tami MP volunteers at Wepre Park Run

Last Saturday’s Wepre Parkrun was the biggest and most successful one yet. 145 runners braved the weather to celebrate the Parkrun’s 12th anniversary, more than they have ever had at Wepre. The event relies on a number of regular volunteers who were joined on Saturday by local MP, Mark Tami, who was scanning barcodes. Mark […]

Mark Tami MP attends Pride event in Chester

Chester Pride is Chester’s annual celebration of equality and diversity and support for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community. Mark Tami MP, along with fellow Labour colleagues, Chris Matheson MP and Hannah Blythyn AM, were amongst the thousands of people who descended on the city over the weekend for this year’s celebration. Mark Tami MP […]

Mark Tami MP visits local organic farm

Mark Tami MP met up with local organic farmer, David Edge, on his farm in Saltney Ferry last week to have a tour of the premises. Mr Edge’s farm is one of 25 family organic Welsh farms that produces milk for Calon Wen. The farm, situated on the Saltney Ferry end of the B5129, has […]