Mark Menzies

MP, Fylde

Fylde Conservative

Mark Menzies campaigned to remain in the European Union

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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.

This is a selection of Mark Menzies’s votes.

  • Consistently voted for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
  • Consistently voted for reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
  • Consistently voted against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
  • Consistently voted for university tuition fees Show votes
  • Consistently voted for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes

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Mark Menzies has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department of Health: Ophthalmology: Lancashire 7 Dec 2016

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many and what proportion of ophthalmology appointments were cancelled or delayed by hospitals in (a) NHS Blackpool Clinical Commissioning Group and (b) NHS Fylde and Wyre Clinical Commissioning Group in 2015-16.
  • Delegated Legislation: Rail Services: Southend 6 Dec 2016

    I am here in my capacity as a member of the Transport Committee. My hon. Friend has raised this matter on many occasions, and I want to share what he says in this Adjournment debate with members of the Committee and see whether we can look at it and help him.

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Profile

Conservative MP for Fylde

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

Expenses

Topics of interest

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

Currently held offices

  • Member, Transport Committee (since 8 Jul 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • 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)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 26 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Mark Menzies’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 53 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 88.92% 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 — email me updates on Mark Menzies’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 84 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 21 Nov 2016.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Ministry of External Affairs, Republic of China (Taiwan)
Address of donor: c/o Taipei Representative Office in the UK, 50 Grosvenor Gardens, London SW1W 0EB

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights, internal travel, accommodation and hospitality; approx. £3,250

Destination of visit: Taipei

Date of visit: 25 July - 1 August 2015

Purpose of visit: part of a parliamentary delegation at the invitation of the Government of the Republic of China (Taiwan) to gain a better understanding of economic and political issues concerning the country.

(Registered 18 December 2015)
Name of donor: Bahrain Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Address of donor: P.O. Box 547, Government Road, Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights, accommodation and transport; £4,753.26

Destination of visit: Bahrain

Date of visit: 21-25 January 2016

Purpose of visit: Conservative Middle East Council fact finding delegation.

(Registered 10 February 2016)
Name of donor: High Commission of the Maldives
Address of donor: 22 Nottingham Place, London W1U 5NJ

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights, accommodation, food and local transport with a value of £8,303.09

Destination of visit: the Maldives

Date of visit: 13 to 21 February 2016

Purpose of visit: cross-party fact-finding delegation involving meetings with the President and Cabinet, representatives of political parties and the judiciary.

(Registered 11 March 2016)
Name of donor: Jeeves Group
Address of donor: Bahnhofstrasse 7, PO Box 48, 9494 Schaan, Liechtenstein

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): accommodation, travel and subsistence with a value of £647

Destination of visit: Liechtenstein

Date of visit: 29-31 March 2016

Purpose of visit: as Secretary of the British-Liechtenstein All-Party Parliamentary Group, fact finding visit to the Liechtenstein Parliament.

(Registered 27 April 2016)
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)

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