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Debbie Abrahams MP visits Waterhead Academy as part of UK Parliament Week

GCSE Citizenship students at Waterhead Academy welcomed Oldham East and Saddleworth MP Debbie Abrahams in conjunction with UK Parliament Week.

During her visit the MP spoke to the students about a wide range of topics including her role as an MP, representing the constituents of Oldham East and Saddleworth within the House of Commons, the UK electorate system and how students can play an integral role within their communities as active citizens.

Furthermore, the students asked a variety of questions to the MP to develop their knowledge and understanding of politics and the role of an MP.

Mr Wilson; Assistant Principal for Personal Development commented; We were delighted to welcome back Debbie Abrahams MP once again to our Academy. Debbie has always been a strong advocate of supporting our students in terms of developing their knowledge and understanding of politics and inspiring them to become active citizens through supporting and participating in community events.


The picture; Waterhead Academy GCSE Citizenship students pictured with Debbie Abrahams MP in conjunction UK Parliament Week.