Published: November 22, 2013
Burnham-On-Sea pupils swap their classroom for council chamber

Pupils from a Burnham-On-Sea school have swapped their classroom for the Town Council chambers during a special visit to councillors.

Members of the St Andrew's School Council met members of the Town Council, including Mayor Cllr Martin Cox and Town Clerk Denise Emery, during the visit to the council's base in Jaycroft Road.

Headteacher Gavin Morris said: "The visit was arranged after meetings with Cllr Helen Groves, who is a parent of a child at our school."

"Teacher Fred Debley, who organises our School Council, went along with the children on the visit. The children sat in councillors' seats and used the microphones when asking questions etc."

The Mayor thanked the St Andrew’s School Council for arranging the visit and was impressed by the youngsters' questions.

 


Bookmark and Share

Search Burnham-On-Sea.com|Add Burnham-On-Sea.com to your Bookmarks|Send a mail from Burnham-On-Sea.com|Print this page|Back to previous page|Discuss this article

Burnham-On-Sea Seafront Webcam
Burnham-On-Sea Webcam
24-hour live pictures
See live images of the seafront and beach with Burnham's Webcam. Click here

Burnham-On-Sea Shops
Burnham-On-Sea Shopping Guide
Buy in Burnham!
Support local traders by shopping in town - see our A-Z index of businesses. Click here

Burnham-On-Sea What's On
What's On In Burnham-On-Sea
Things to see and do
Check the constantly updated Burnham-On-Sea.com calendar for what's happening. Click here

Follow us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter See us on YouTube