Former prime minister David Cameron visits Woodford Green school
PUBLISHED: 11:52 28 March 2018 | UPDATED: 13:02 28 March 2018
Former Prime Minister David Cameron visited a Woodford school to give an assembly about the National Citizens Service (NCS) to students last week.
Former prime minister David Cameron visited a school to give an assembly about the National Citizens Service (NCS) last week.
Students and staff at Woodford County High School, High Road, Woodford Green, listened to a speech by Mr Cameron about what the programme does and why he thinks more students should get involved in it.
Mr Cameron is a patron of the government-backed programme that brings together young people from different backgrounds for a shared experience.
The programme is open to 16 and 17 year-olds and the two to four week programme includes outdoor team-building exercises, a residential for participants to learn life skills, a community-based social action project and an end of programme celebration event.
Taking to Twitter the former PM said: “Pleasure speaking today at Woodford County High School about why they should say yes to @NCS this summer – learn new skills, make new friends, give back to your community and, above all, have fun!”
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