Sidmouth students quiz local MP

MP Hugo Swire talks about his work in Government to Sidmouth College students

STUDENTS from Sidmouth College met East Devon MP, Hugo Swire, pictured, on Friday and heard him talk about his role as a Member of Parliament and as a Minister in the coalition Government.

They then took part in a lively question and answer session.

Mr Swire said: ““I always enjoy engaging with students and come away impressed and encouraged by the levels of interest and knowledge young people have in politics today.

“This visit was no exception and I look forward to coming again.”