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Advice surgeries this April with Carl Sargeant AM and Mark Tami MP.

Residents of Alyn and Deeside are invited to attend any of April’s advice surgeries with Carl Sargeant AM and Mark Tami MP.

Anyone with issues of concern or interest they wish to discuss with their elected members are welcome to drop in and all attendees will be seen on a first-come, first-served basis.

The advice surgeries are as follows: Friday, April 7, at Buckley Town Council Offices 3pm-4pm, Saturday, April 15, at Shotton Community Centre 9.15-10.15am, and Connah’s Quay Labour Club 10.45-11.45am, and Friday, April 21 at Treuddyn Hafan Deg Centre 3pm-4pm.

Constituents can also get help from Mr Sargeant and Mr Tami’s office staff Monday to Friday, 9.30am-5pm, at 70 High Street, Connah’s Quay, CH5 4DD, or by calling 01244 823547 for Mr Sargeant’s office or 01244 819854 for Mr Tami’s office.