Stephen Twigg

Stephen Twigg


Liverpool West Derby



Address as

Mr Twigg

Contact details


House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 7103


229 Eaton Road, Liverpool, L12 2AG
Tel: 0151-230 0853


Electoral history

Member for Enfield Southgate 1997-2005. Contested Enfield Southgate 2005 general election. Member for Liverpool West Derby since 6 May 2010 general election

Parliamentary career

Parliamentary Secretary, Privy Council Office 2001-02; Department for Education and Skills 2002-05: Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State 2002-04: for Young People and Learning 2002, for Schools 2002-04, Minister of State 2004-05; Shadow Minister for Foreign Commonwealth Office 2010-11; Shadow Secretary of State for Education 2011-

Party groups

Chair: Labour Campaign for Electoral Reform -2001, Labour Friends of Israel -2001

Select committees

Member: Modernisation of the House of Commons 1998-2000, Education and Employment 1999-2001, Education and Employment (Employment Sub-Committee) 1999-2001

Councils, public bodies

London Borough of Islington Council: Councillor 1992-97, Chief Whip 1994-96, Deputy Leader 1996; Governor: Merryhills Primary School, Southgate School, Middlesex University Court

Political interests

Education, electoral reform, local and regional government, foreign affairs

Countries of interest

Africa, Middle East

General Election 2010 - Liverpool West Derby

Name Party Votes %
Twigg, Stephen Lab/Co-op 22953 63.85%
Twigger, Paul Lib Dem 4486 12.48%
Radford, Stephen Lib 3327 9.26%
Hall, Pamela Con 3311 9.21%
Jones, Hilary UKIP 1093 3.05%
Andersen, Kai SLP 614 1.71%
Result Lab/Co-op Hold (3.04% from Lib Dem to Lab/Co-op)