VIDEO: Morecambe high school hosts election-style debate

Councillors Margaret Pattison, Joshua Brandwood, Darren Clifford and Charlie Edwards taking part in Morecambe Community High School's Big Debate with host, sixth former Owen Lambert (centre). Still and video courtesy of Adamant.
Councillors Margaret Pattison, Joshua Brandwood, Darren Clifford and Charlie Edwards taking part in Morecambe Community High School's Big Debate with host, sixth former Owen Lambert (centre). Still and video courtesy of Adamant.

Pupils at Morecambe Community High School took part in a ‘Big Debate’ with local politicians.

Five councillors from Morecambe visited the school to answer questions from sixth formers on Friday.

Labour councillors Darren Clifford, Coun Margaret Pattison and Coun Josh Brandwood, and Conservatives Coun Charlie Edwards and Coun Tony Jones attended the event.

The debate was organised and chaired by sixth form pupil Owen Lambert, 17, who is also a columnist for The Visitor.