Families Fighting for Justice

April 14th, 2014
FFFJ

Last Friday Stephen met with Jean Taylor and Geoff Gubb from Families Fighting for Justice. Jean and Geoff gave Stephen an update on the work being done by the charity to support families who have lost their loved ones. The …

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Stephen’s latest MerseyMart column

April 1st, 2014
Stephen speaking in Parliament

Next Monday, April 7th, marks the twentieth anniversary of the Rwanda Genocide in which at least 800,000 people were killed in the space of 100 days. Rwanda is a small country in the heart of Africa. The scale of what …

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Sport Relief at Knotty Ash Primary

March 21st, 2014
Sport relief final

Today Stephen made his annual visit to Knotty Ash primary school and took part in their Sport Relief assembly. Staff explained to students why the initiative is so important and showed videos about the people and places the fundraising efforts …

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St Teresa’s school celebrates World Poetry Day

March 21st, 2014
St Teresa's library

Today Stephen opened the new library at St Teresa’s school in Norris Green. The library is dedicated to the memory of late teacher Gill Day who was a music teacher at the school for 30 years. To celebrate World Poetry …

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Budget reaction

March 19th, 2014
Stephen speaking in Parliament

Today George Osborne unveiled the Government’s Budget. It proved that people are worse off under the Tories with no action to deal with the cost-of-living crisis. The Chancellor boasted that things were going well, but the Budget was totally out …

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Stephen’s latest MerseyMart column

March 18th, 2014
stephen-twigg

Tomorrow is Budget Day when the Chancellor, George Osborne, will stand up in Parliament and set out the Government’s plans for the year ahead. For my constituents, I want to see a Budget for jobs and apprenticeships; a Budget that …

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Kwibuka 20

March 17th, 2014
Kwibuka 20

Last Friday Stephen attended a commemoration event at Liverpool Town Hall to remember those who died in the Rwanda Genocide in 1994. The event was organised by Philomene Uwamaliya  and attended by the Lord Mayor of Liverpool, young Lord Mayors …

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Nelson’s column celebration

March 17th, 2014
Nelson's column

Friday saw the relocation of Nelson’s Column in the refurbished Springfield Park in Knotty Ash. The monument has been moved due to the building of the new Alder Hey Children’s Health Park. Hundreds of local residents gathered to mark the …

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Dene Court

March 17th, 2014
stephen-twigg

Last week Stephen met with residents of Dene Court Sheltered accommodation in Sparrow Hall. Stephen regularly visits sheltered housing in the constituency to have a chat with residents and see if there are any issues they would like to raise …

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Visiting schools in West Derby

March 13th, 2014
stephen-twigg

Last week Stephen visited St Albert’s Catholic Primary School in Stockbridge Village and Mab Lane Primary school. Stephen was accompanied by two members of the Liverpool Youth Parliament for the day who were keen to learn about the work of …

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