16 MAY 2013

Debenham High School students visit Westminster for tour of Parliament

Teacher Jessica Hood-Wright and Debenham High School pupils visit Parliament A group of students from Debenham High School made the trip from Suffolk to Westminster for a tour of Parliament earlier this week.

The students were shown around the famous building, where MPs’ debate new laws and hold the Government to account, and heard more about the history and traditions of Parliament.

Dr Poulter, who has visited Debenham High School on many occasions, said, ‘Visiting Parliament is always a memorable experience and it offers young people to the opportunity to learn about Britain’s history, democracy and our law-making process.’

‘I hope the students found their day informative and enjoyable and I very much look forward to visiting Debenham High School again soon.’

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Daniel Poulter: I congratulate the hon. Lady on securing this debate. As a remain voter, I am sympathetic to her position, but does she agree that sometimes one of the main drivers of tourism is the exchange rate, and one thing we have seen is increased tourism as a result of decreased value of the pound against the euro and other currencies, perhaps as a direct consequence of that Brexit vote? I know she...

Written Answers — Department for International Trade: Agriculture: Trade Agreements (22 Mar 2018)
Daniel Poulter: To ask the Secretary of State for International Trade, what steps he is taking to work with the devolved administrations on future trade deals for UK agriculture.