Politics School programme
Students on the Politics School get to take part in a wide range of activities and spend time in Westminster, at Newham Council, visiting media offices and in Newham. Previous students have been able to do the following:
- Meet and question MPs, MEPs and parliamentary researchers
- Watch debates in the House of Commons and have a tour of Parliament
- Visit government departments and learn about the Civil Service
- Visit Sky News and the Financial Times offices
- Learn about the role of local authorities and visit Newham Council
- Learn how to start a campaign
- Take part in an interactive debate coaching session with leading debaters
- Visit Europe House to learn more about the workings of the EU
- Visit sites in Newham to learn about regeneration
More information about this year's Politics School will follow shortly.
Take a look at these photos to see what previous Politics Schools students did
Applications for the Stephen Timms Politics School are now open. Apply here now.