Derek Twigg: What discussions have the Secretary of State or his officials had with local authorities, for instance, about how they can help with this strategy?
Derek Twigg: I would like to present a petition on behalf of Ditton Nursery School and Warrington Road Nursery School, which has been signed by parents, carers and staff at those schools. I do so on the same basis as my hon. Friend the Member for Manchester Central (Lucy Powell). The petition of the parents, carers and staff of Ditton/Warrington Road maintained nursery schools in Halton. [P002313]
Derek Twigg: My constituent, Helen Hill, whose husband was murdered in 2002, has started a petition that has more than 8,000 names. The petition is about having supervision for life for murderers. I am sure the Minister understands the suffering that she has endured and is enduring to this day. Is not she the sort of person to whom he should be talking as a result of this, and will he please agree to meet...
Derek Twigg: Given what the Chancellor has said, why do large numbers of families in my constituency have to go to food banks? Many of them are on universal credit. Working families are having to use food banks in my constituency. What is he doing for them?
Derek Twigg: Over 57% of voters in Halton voted to leave the EU, and it is condescending and disrespectful to say that they did not know what they were doing. It was very clear: the overriding message I had from my constituents who voted to come out of the EU was that they wanted to end free movement of labour and take back control and have more control over our laws. Whether rightly or wrongly, people...
Derek Twigg: To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, whether the potential merits of the recommendations contained in the Independent Breast Screening Review will be included in the review of breast screening by the National Screening Committee.
Derek Twigg: To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, pursuant to the Answer of 24 July 2018 to Question 164870 on Incinerators: Health Hazards, when those papers will be published.
Derek Twigg: To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, pursuant to the answer of 16 April 2018 to Question 134539 on Incinerators: Health Hazards, whether those papers been submitted for peer review; and when the results are planned to be published.
Derek Twigg: To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, pursuant to the Answer of 5 June 2018 to Question 147340, when the last occasion was before January 2018 when assurance was given to Ministers on the work undertaken by NHS England and Public Health England in delivering effective screening programmes; and what information was given to Minsters on the effectiveness of the breast...
Derek Twigg: To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what the maximum tonnage of waste is that the Viridor Energy is entitled to burn at its waste facility in Runcorn under its permit; and what the tonnage of waste is that is currently being burnt at that site.
Derek Twigg: To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, for what reason the composition of fuel being burned at the Viridor Runcorn Energy from Waste facility been allowed to be changed from that permitted under its original permit.
Derek Twigg: To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, for what reasons (a) the Bridgewater NHS Trust's retinal screening staff administration team are being transferred to the private company Emis Care and (b) the timing is before the end of the contract due in to finish in April 2019.
Derek Twigg: To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, with reference his reply to the letter of 17 May 2018 from the hon. Member for Halton and pursuant to the Answer of 21 May 2018 to Question 144172 on Breast Cancer: Screening, on what dates he or the Minister with responsibility for screening asked officials of his Department about the (a) accuracy of the screening programme and (b)...
Derek Twigg: To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what the average waiting time for treatment is for spinal patients living in the Borough of Halton.
Derek Twigg: To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what assessment he has made of the adequacy of funding of schools in the Halton constituency.
Derek Twigg: My right hon. Friend is making an important point about resources, and it is clear that there are not enough. As she rightly says, it is about not just big cities but towns, too, and it is also about having the resources to detect and prevent crime and to get the intelligence. That is one of the biggest problems. It is about not only having police officers on the streets but being able to...
Derek Twigg: To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, pursuant to his oral contribution of 2 May 2018, Official Report, column 325, when he plans to provide a detailed answer to the question from the hon. Member for Halton.
Derek Twigg: Although I agree that President Assad should be held accountable, a lot of opposition groups have committed human rights violations and some terrible atrocities. There has to be a very careful and balanced approach. We need to ensure that we focus on those groups, too.
Derek Twigg: To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, if he will make physical activity a policy priority for his Department.
Derek Twigg: What recent assessment he has made of outcomes for children in need.