Mark Menzies

MP, Fylde

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Fylde Conservative

Mark Menzies’s voting in Parliament

Mark Menzies is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.

However, Mark Menzies sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Mark Menzies voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Last updated: 12 Sep 2018

Recent appearances

  • Shale Gas Exploration: Planning Permission 12 Sep 2018

    As I have said, I have been working on this for eight years, and the Minister is absolutely right to highlight some of the progress that has been made, such as the traffic light system. I urge her to listen to the concerns of Members about permitted development and planning changes. I urge the Government to work with us in a constructive way to address those concerns, as they have in the past.
  • Shale Gas Exploration: Planning Permission 12 Sep 2018

    I have had five sites in my constituency; one is currently being developed and a second one is before the planning inspectorate. Does my hon. Friend agree that, were we to go down the permitted development route, the concerns raised by residents about traffic planning at Roseacre Wood, which will probably kill it as a suitable site, would not be considered, and that the proposals the...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Transport: Transport Infrastructure 5 Jul 2018

    I have a wonderful piece of transport infrastructure in my constituency called Blackpool airport. Will the Secretary of State tell me what steps will be taken to ensure that with a third runway at Heathrow, we will see improved connectivity to my part of the north-west?

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Conservative MP for Fylde

Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

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Topics of interest

Mark Menzies campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department of Health
  • Department for Business
  • Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Transport
  • Department for Transport
  • Fracking
  • Energy: Prices
  • Railways: Fylde
  • Fracking: Health Hazards
  • Fracking: Lancashire

Currently held offices

  • Member, International Development Sub-Committee on the Work of the Independent Commission for Aid Impact (since 4 Jun 2018)
  • Member, International Development Committee (since 4 Jun 2018)
  • Member, Finance Committee (Commons) (since 30 Oct 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Regulatory Reform Committee (6 Nov 2017 to 18 Dec 2017)
  • Member, Regulatory Reform Committee (16 Jan 2017 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Finance Committee (Commons) (19 Dec 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Transport Committee (8 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Draft Protection of Charities Bill (Joint Committee) (6 Nov 2014 to 3 Feb 2015)
  • Member, Scottish Affairs Committee (14 Jul 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Scottish Affairs Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 29 Nov 2010)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 10 Sep 2018.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Conservative Friends of Israel
Address of donor: PO Box 72288, London SW1P 9LB

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Travel and accommodation with a value of £1,700

Destination of visit: Israel and the West Bank

Dates of visit: 27 May - 1 June 2012

Purpose of visit: Fact finding political delegation.

(Registered 22 June 2012)
Name of donor: All-Party Parliamentary Group for the Polar Regions (with sponsorship from the Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation and the Mamont Foundation)
Address of donor: House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Economy class return flight £460.20; accommodation and food £449.63; travel around Svalbard £454.21; total £1,364.04

Destination of visit: Svalbard, Norway

Dates of visit: 28 August – 1 September 2017

Purpose of visit: To visit British scientists at the NERC Arctic Research station in Ny-Ålesund and learn more about Britain’s contribution to polar science.

(Registered 25 September 2017)
Name of donor: Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Address of donor: Al Washm Street, Namudhajiyah Riyadh 12735, Saudi Arabia

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): flights, transport, food and accommodation with a value of £7,800

Destination of visit: Riyadh and Jeddah, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Dates of visit: 24-29 September 2017

Purpose of visit: to meet with HM King Salman Abdulaziz Ibn Saud, senior government officials and business leaders and the British diplomatic team in order to support and understand the British-Saudi bilateral relationship.

(Registered 24 October 2017)
Name of donor: Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Qatar
Address of donor: Qatar Embassy, 1 South Audley Street, London W1K 1NB

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Air travel, food and accommodation, with a value of £4,600

Destination of visit: Qatar

Dates of visit: 13-18 February 2018

Purpose of visit: British-Qatar APPG visit to meet Ministers and officials, discuss the GCC Crisis, bilateral relations and regional issues.

(Registered 05 June 2018)

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