Students inspired by MP’s visit

Former pupil Claire Perry MP, visiting pupils at Nailsea School.

Former pupil Claire Perry MP, visiting pupils at Nailsea School. - Credit: Archant

AN MP who grew up in Nailsea visited her old school to talk to students about her job.

Claire Perry, MP for Devizes in Wiltshire, used to attend Nailsea School before getting a degree in geography from Brasenose College in Oxford, followed by a masters in business administraton from Harvard Business School. In 2007 she started working in politics and was elected as an MP three years later with 55 per cent of the votes.