Stephen Twigg has been MP for Enfield Southgate since 1997. His first government position was as Deputy Leader of the House of Commons and he is now Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State at the Department for Education and Skills.
Stephen was educated at Southgate School and read Politics, Philosophy and Economics at Balliol College, Oxford. In 1990 he was elected President of the National Union of Students and in 1992 was elected as a Councillor for the London Borough of Islington. Stephen was Chair of Labour Friends of Israel from 1998-2001
Making a Difference: Edie Friedman, Anne Karpf Trevor Phillips and Stephen Twigg
To mark the launch of their new education pack Making a Difference: Promoting Race Equality in Secondary Schools, Youth Groups and Adult Education – a Jewish Perspective, the Jewish Council for Racial Equality held a panel discussion at Jewish Book Week on the theme of ‘Making A Difference: Educating Jewish Children for Life in Multicultural Britain’.