Mark Menzies

Fylde Conservative

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How Mark Menzies voted
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  • Voted very strongly against raising welfare benefits at least in line with pricesDetails
  • Voted very strongly for increasing the rate of VATDetails
  • Voted moderately for more EU integrationDetails
  • Has never voted on replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
  • Voted very strongly for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during electionsDetails
  • Voted very strongly against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disabilityDetails

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Mark Menzies hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Communities and Local Government: Travellers: Caravan Sites 3 Apr 2014

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what steps are being taken to ensure that the legal costs accrued over the closure of the traveller site in Fylde are recovered from the travellers.
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: European Council and Nuclear Security Summit 26 Mar 2014

    The Prime Minister has set out the role that shale gas can play in UK and European energy security, but can he assure me and my constituents that we will not develop shale gas unless we are sure that it is safe, with safety enshrined in a robust regulatory framework?
  • Amendment of the Law 24 Mar 2014

    I thank my right hon. Friend for the work that his Department has put in on the Warton enterprise zone to ensure that there has been joined-up thinking in Government with regard to the Preston city deal. Will he assure me that Lancashire and Warton will remain at the forefront of his Department’s thoughts?

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Conservative MP for Fylde

Topics of interest

  • Transport
  • Treasury
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Culture Media and Sport
  • Fracking
  • West Coast Railway line
  • Nurses: Standards
  • European Fighter Aircraft
  • Office for Unconventional Gas and Oil

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Scottish Affairs Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 29 Nov 2010)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 7 Apr 2014.

6. Overseas visits
Address of donor: PO Box 31966, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): Travel and accommodation with a value of £3,500
Destination of visit: United Arab Emirates
Date of visit: 23-26 March 2013
Purpose of visit: To meet Government Ministers, Members of the Federal National Council and senior business figures together with British diplomats in order to build on the bilateral relationship and promote trade and investment ties.
(Registered 23 April 2013)
Name of donor:
Address of donor:
1)1-3 Riding House St, London W1W 7DR
2)22 Station Road, Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire SL9 8EL
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value):
1)Accommodation, meals and other costs: £911
2)Flights costing £261
Destination of visit: Algeria
Date of visit: 26-29 April 2013
Purpose of visit: All-Party Parliamentary Group visit to Algeria.
(Registered 30 May 2013; updated 25 June 2013 )
Name of donor: European Azerbaijan Society
Address of donor: 2 Queen Anne’s Gate, SW1H 9AA
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights and accommodation with a value of £4,000
Destination of visit: Baku and Ganja, Azerbaijan
Date of visit: 30 May – 4 June 2013
Purpose of visit: As part of the APPG for Azerbaijan, to meet with political and parliamentary figures including the President of the Republic; local business people; representatives of international organizations and human rights groups and displaced people from the conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh.
(Registered 9 July 2013)
Name of donor: Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Saudi Arabia)
Address of donor: c/o Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia, 30-32 Charles St, London W1J 5DZ
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £5,292
Destination of visit: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Date of visit: 16-20 February 2014
Purpose of visit: all party parliamentary delegation at the invitation of the Shura Council, to meet the Deputy Speaker, Foreign Affairs Committee, Second Deputy Premier, government ministers and Governor of the Saudi Arabia Monetary Authority. Also to visit King Saud University to discuss collaboration with UK universities on de-radicalisation.
(Registered 21 March 2014)

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