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Time Called on Credit Card Rip Offs

Alyn and Deeside MP Mark Tami has welcomed plans from the government to end unfair lending terms by credit card companies. Plans set out by the government will see restrictions set on increasing the interest rate on existing debt. In addition, the most expensive debt will be paid off first, reducing the overall cost of […]

Mark Backs Campaign on Climate Change

Alyn and Deeside MP Mark Tami has helped collect signatures for a petition calling on governments to dramatically cut carbon emissions. Mr Tami joined with churchgoers at the Rivertown Church in Shotton to collect signatures ahead of crucial talks in Copenhagen later this year. The Copenhagen summit will see world leaders discuss a successor treaty […]

Mark Welcomes Vauxhall Deal

Mark Tami has welcomed a deal to avoid compulsory redundancies at the Ellesmere Port Vauxhall plant and to increase production. The agreement was reached between Unite, the biggest UK union in car and components manufacturing, and Magna, the Canadian auto parts company and preferred bidder for General Motors’ European operations. Mr Tami said the arrangement […]

Free Maps for 11-year Olds

Alyn and Deeside MP Mark Tami is urging Flintshire schools to take advantage of a free map scheme by the Ordnance Survey. The Free maps for 11-year-olds scheme offers an OS Explorer map to every pupil in year 7 of primary or junior school. Mr Tami said: “All the school needs to do is order […]

Mark Launches Search for Christmas Card Design

MP Mark Tami and AM Carl Sargeant have launched their search for a Christmas card design. Mr Tami and Mr Sargeant are inviting all primary, junior, infant and special school children in Alyn and Deeside to enter the competition. The best design will be used as their official 2009 card, which will be sent to […]