Pup Aid debate

September 5th, 2014
Stephen speaking in Parliament

Yesterday Stephen attended the debate in Parliament on the important and worrying issues regarding the regulation of sales and puppies and kittens. The debate focused on the issues surrounding how people buy and sell puppies and kittens nowadays, both through …

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Stephen praises City of Readers campaign

September 5th, 2014
Reading pic

Yesterday in Parliament Stephen spoke onthe “Achievement gap in reading between poorer children and their better-off peers” debate. The debate focuses on the fact that by the time children are seven, nearly 80% of the difference in GCSE results between …

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Cervical cancer and screening

September 2nd, 2014
Stephen speaking in Parliament

Stephen recently met with Jonathan Herod, Executive Medical Director & Consultant Gynaecological Surgeon/Oncologist at Liverpool Women’s Hospital. The purpose of the meeting was to discuss cervical cancer and the cervical screening programme as well as other matters related to women’s …

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Young artists celebrated in Deysbrook

September 2nd, 2014
Deysbrook Community Centre

At the end of last month Stephen presented young people at Deysbrook Community Centre with prizes for all of their hard work in art classes throughout the year. Young people exhibited their work which included modern day takes on Monet and …

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Change of advice surgery location

September 2nd, 2014
stephen-twigg

The advice surgery on the fourth Friday of each month will now be at Dovecot MAC (community centre behind Dovecot shops), Back Dovecot Place, L14 9BA. If you would like to make a surgery appointment please ring 230 0853.

#ChallengeAccepted

August 20th, 2014
Icebucket

  Yesterday, Stephen was nominated by Motor Neurone Disease Association Merseyside to take part in the Ice Bucket Challenge. This involved Stephen pouring a bucket of cold water over his head, and then posting the video online! It is the …

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Celebrating Norris Green!

August 20th, 2014
Norris Green carnival

Merseymart Column for Tuesday 19th August 2014 Earlier this month the Norris Green Carnival took place. It is always a good event –and I’m really sorry to have missed it this year! There is an incredibly strong and vibrant sense …

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Everyone with dementia has a “Right to Know”

August 5th, 2014
stephen-twigg

Across the UK around 800,000 people are living with dementia. The majority do not have a formal diagnosis of their condition. Recently I met with the Alzheimer’s Society to take part in a dementia awareness session – as a result …

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Scargreen Skate Park big opening

August 1st, 2014
Skate park

A ceremony was held yesterday to mark the opening of a Skate Park on Scargreen Recreation Ground in Norris Green. It’s the first in a network of skate parks that will be opened across Liverpool. The opening ceremony featured demonstrations …

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Youth Parliament debate Votes at 16

July 16th, 2014
Ballot box

Last week Stephen attended the Youth Parliament event held at Liverpool Town Hall. Students from Liverpool and other cities took part in this event. The event gave students a chance to take part in a parliamentary style debate around the …

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