PMGHS hosted a very special visitor on Friday 27th November 2015 – Lord Sharkey of the Liberal democrats.
John Kevin Sharkey, Baron Sharkey (born 24 September 1947) is a British Liberal Democratic politician. He was chairman of the Liberal Democratic General Election campaign during the United Kingdom general election, 2010 and director of the YES! To Fairer Votes campaign during the United Kingdom Alternative Vote referendum, 2011.
He is also founder and director of Sharkey Associates Ltd. and a trustee and honorary treasurer of the Hansard Society. He was created a Life Peer as Baron Sharkey, of Niton Undercliff in the County of the Isle of Wight on 20 December 2010.
Lord Sharkey had the opportunity to talk to members of the Student Shura, Student Council, Prefects and some students from KS3. They spoke at length about his work and had a chance to talk him through all the wonderful SMSC work we do at PMGHS.