Pupil politicians at Barrow school get set to hold their own parliament
Next Friday Ormsgill Nursery and Primary School's 'parliament' will sit for the first time – but first the children invited Barrow MP John Woodcock for a lively question-and-answer session to get the lowdown on the world of politics.
Mr Woodcock said: "The children and their teachers have done an amazing job of organising their own elections, complete with drawing up manifestos, holding secret ballots and establishing a school parliament.
"I was really impressed. The children have agreed to email me the decisions taken by their first parliament and I am looking forward to seeing... read more
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