MP Stephen Twigg to visit Bishopsford School

MP Stephen Twigg, Junior Minister for schools, will visit Bishopsford School in the London Borough of Merton, on Wednesday June 30 to meet staff and pupils.

Stephen Twigg is visiting in his role as Lead Minister for The London Challenge, a government initiative that is committed to addressing a range of challenges currently faced by the secondary education sector in the London.

Last year a brand new building was completed at Bishopsford. It has provided students with an excellent sports centre and new classroom suites for science and design technology. Mr Twigg will meet with headteacher, Paul Harwood, who will take him on a tour of the new building.

Members of the press are also invited to attend, as are press photographers. Photographers should arrive at 9.30 am.
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Press contact:

Matt Rickard
Press & PR Officer
London Borough of Merton
020 8545 3483