Mark Menzies

Former MP, Fylde

Fylde Conservative

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Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Justice: Courts: Digital Technology 25 Apr 2017

    What assessment she has made of the effect of increased use of digital technology in the courts system on the effective delivery of justice.
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Justice: Courts: Digital Technology 25 Apr 2017

    The current reliance on printed documents in civil courts burdens people with significant unnecessary costs, and the UK is lagging behind many countries, including Australia and even Turkey, in the use of innovation and technology in civil claims. Does my right hon. and learned Friend agree that we must speed up the process of digitising courts in England and Wales if we are to retain our...
  • Prisons and Courts Bill 20 Mar 2017

    In my constituency, I have Kirkham prison, which has been a pioneer in leading a programme on job, friends and family; the former prisons Minister, my hon. Friend the Member for South West Bedfordshire (Andrew Selous) has met those involved. May I ask the Secretary of State, during proceedings on the Bill, to have a look at the programmes being run by Kirkham prison and see whether similar...

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Former Conservative MP for Fylde

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

Left the House of Commons on 3 May 2017 — Dissolved for election

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Topics of interest

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

  • Transport
  • Department of Health
  • Department for Communities and Local Government
  • Treasury
  • Health
  • Fracking
  • Fracking: Health Hazards
  • Fracking: Lancashire
  • West Coast Railway line
  • Anti-corruption Summit

Other offices held in the past

  • 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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  • Has spoken in 28 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Mark Menzies’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 51 written questions in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 88.44% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 1 annotation on this MP’s speeches — below average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 117 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 87 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 2 May 2017.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: The European Azerbaijan Society
Address of donor: 15 Queen Anne's Gate, London SW1H 9BU

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights and hotel accommodation with a value of £2,055

Destination of visit: Baku

Date of visit: 26-31 July 2016

Purpose of visit: to meet with political and parliamentary figures, HM Ambassador, business representatives and IDP/Refugee camp of displaced people from the conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh.

(Registered 17 August 2016)
Name of donor: Aid to the Church in Need
Address of donor: 12-14 Benhill Avenue, Sutton SM1 4DA

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights and accommodation with a value of £934.61

Destination of visit: Iraq

Dates of visit: 8-11 September 2016

Purpose of visit: Fact finding mission to gain understanding of the plight of Christians in Northern Iraq who have fled after the invasion by ISIS.

(Registered 19 October 2016)
Name of donor: High Commission of Cyprus
Address of donor: 13 St James's Square, London SW1Y 4LB

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Hotel, meals and transport with a value of £430

Destination of visit: Cyprus

Dates of visit: 9 November - 12 November 2016

Purpose of visit: to assist UK Conservative Friends of Cyprus Parliamentary Delegation to examine the Cyprus Problem.

(Registered 06 December 2016)
Name of donor: EDF
Address of donor: Ampère 1, Place Pleyel 93282 Saint Denis Cedex, France

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights and accommodation with a value of £938.20

Destination of visit: Flamanville, France

Dates of visit: 3-4 March 2016

Purpose of visit: To visit Flamanville nuclear plant as part of a delegation from the APPG on Nuclear Energy.

(Registered 13 January 2017)
Name of donor: Swiss Foreign Ministry
Address of donor: Presence Switzerland PRS, Bundesgasse 32, 3003 Bern, Switzerland

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Hotel, meals and transport with a value of £1,900

Destination of visit: Switzerland (Zurich, Bern, Lausanne, Geneva)

Dates of visit: 3-7 April 2017

Purpose of visit: Participation in a study trip to Switzerland (Swiss-EU relations, Swiss financial centre, Science and Innovation, International Geneva).

(Registered 24 April 2017)

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