In July 2018 MSP helped Shop Direct to organise their inaugural Shop Direct Games event in Liverpool, for their staff based across the Liverpool City Region and Greater Manchester to attend - over 160 colleagues took part in a multi-sport and football competition.

More Positive Together (MPT) is a £6m project and part of the 2014-2020 European Structural and Investment Funds Growth Programme in England to deliver the project which is designed to address the needs’ of Lancashire residents who are furthest from the labour market and to help them to improve their employment prospects.

Started in July 2018 the project aims to provide residents in some of the most deprived areas of Lancashire with a recycled bike to help encourage them to become active,