pupils swap their classroom for council chamber
from a Burnham-On-Sea school have swapped their classroom for
the Town Council chambers during a special visit to councillors.
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.
Gavin Morris said: "The visit was arranged after meetings
with Cllr Helen Groves, who is a parent of a child at our school."
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."
Mayor thanked the St Andrews School Council for arranging
the visit and was impressed by the youngsters' questions.