Frank Field MP
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21
DEC
JOHN Syvret and his team at Cammell Lairds are now working hard to reform technical education on Wirral. They are is leading a consortium, backed by other employers, Mersey Maritime Group, the Universities, Wirral Council and educationalists, that is bidding to establish for a new University Technical College. The Germans began serious technical education in schools well before the 20th century. And despite the 1944 Butler Act, well over half a century later, technical education never...
13
DEC
I went with the Mayor to a Christmas concert in aid of the Clatterbridge Hospital League of Friends.  As many of you will know All Saints’ Church in Thornton Hough is part of a rather beautiful village, much of which is the creation of the First Lord Leverhulme.   I was surprised by two aspects of the concert.  The first was the quality of the music.  One expects good singing and organ playing.  But here, too, was the Rock Ferry Salvation Army band.   It
7
DEC
And so to the Older People’s Parliament.  I had agreed to speak on anti-social behaviour.  I had no idea just how engaged the Parliament would be with this topic.   I have looked at Labour’s strategy to counter anti-social behaviour.  I lobbied against the form it took.  I believe modelling it on the criminal justice system was a mistake.   The aim of the policy must be to prevent anti-social behaviour, not create criminals.   The Coalition...
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