Steve talks to Sixth Form students at Archbishop Beck

(January 26, 2015)


The Labour MP for Liverpool Walton, Steve Rotheram visited the college on Friday 23rd January 2015.

Sixth Form students participated in a Question Time style discussion. Head of Sixth Form, Peter Lynch, hosted the morning.

Mr Lynch said: "Mr Rotheram was tested by the range and depth of questions put to him by the students during an intense hour long session. Both students and staff feel that they learned something and appreciate the amount work done by Steve Rotheram MP.

Mr Lynch added:

"He entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 - General election and has spoken in 42 debates in the last year - above average amongst MPs.

He has received answers to 106 written questions in the last year - well above average amongst MPs.

He has voted in 74.92% of votes in this Parliament - above average amongst MPs.

We were certainly delighted to welcome, listen and learn from our above average MP!"

Sophie Horne, Head Girl of the College said, “An impressive morning, from an impressive servant of British democracy. It was a delight to have Mr Rotheram with us and on behalf of my fellow students our thanks to him for giving of his time to come to our college".

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