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Conor & Labour: free school meals for all primary school children in St Helens

Conor McGinn MP has welcomed the Labour Party’s pledge that the next Labour Government will provide free school meals for all primary school children, a change that could benefit 7,986 children in St Helens. Labour will fund the policy by introducing VAT on private school fees, it is estimated this will raise £1.5billion. The House […]

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Conor backs Parkinson’s Awareness Week

This Parkinson’s Awareness Week St Helens North MP Conor McGinn has pledged his support to the charity Parkinson’s UK’s “We Won’t Wait” campaign, calling for urgent action to unlock the promise of research developments that could pave the way to better treatments and stop Parkinson’s drugs ‘falling behind’. Conor McGinn MP said; “While great strides […]

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Conor visits local business Handepay

Conor McGinn MP paid a visit to locally-based national business Handepay in Haydock. Conor met with the Managing Director, Andy Peake, to talk about the company’s success and their plans for the future. Handepay provides debit and credit card processing services to 26,000 independent businesses. They employ 210 people with 150 jobs based at their […]

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Conor attended the induction of the Revd Malcolm Fife

Conor attended the induction of the Revd Malcolm Fife to the joint pastorate of Christ Church United Reform Church (URC) Haydock, Cross Lane URC & Huyton URC. The service was a very moving and uplifting event with Merseyside Synod Moderator, Revd Jacky Embrey, members from all three churches present along with the representatives from other […]

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Conor welcomes talks over ex-miners’ pensions

Conor McGinn has welcomed news that talks will be held to get a better pension deal for former miners. The trustees of the Mineworkers’ Pension Scheme (MPS) have written to Labour MPs from coalfield communities agreeing to their demand for a meeting. The MPs called for the meeting to review an arrangement that has deprived […]

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Conor met with the new Chair of St Helens Chamber, Graham Worsley

Conor McGinn, MP for St Helens North, met with the new Chair of St Helens Chamber, Graham Worsley, to talk about his role and vision for businesses in the borough. Graham, who is also Chairman of GPW Recruitment based in Windle, is a highly successful businessman with a strong commitment to St Helens. GPW has […]

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Conor visits BOC’s nitrogen and hydrogen plant in Moss Bank

Conor McGinn, MP for St Helens North, paid a visit to BOC’s nitrogen and hydrogen plant in Moss Bank in St Helens. Whilst there he looked around the site and met with Site Manager, Chris Jeal, and Grant Holland, Head of Energy Strategy, to hear about their concerns over increasing energy costs. The St Helens […]

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