students visit 10 Downing Street and Parliament
group of students from the Burnham-On-Sea area have visited the
most famous street in Britain.
Year 12 and 13 Public Services groups from Highbridge's King Alfred
School visited Number 10 Downing Street and the Houses of Parliament
in a special visit arranged with local MP Tessa Munt.
visit was an opportunity for the students to consolidate their
understanding of the role of government and to find out how laws
are created," teacher Mark Tipler told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
part of the visit, the students and teachers were given a guided
tour of Westminster Hall and the House of Lords. They then had
an opportunity to joining their local MP Tessa Munt for a Q&A
session which was greatly appreciated by the students."
"The highlight of the day was Tessa taking the group to Downing
Street and arranging for some photograph on the steps of number
10! This was an experience that the students and staff will never
would like to take this opportunity to thank Tessa and her team
for being so accommodating and helping to arrange the day."