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John Baron MP encourages schools to go sky high with national rocketry competition

February 22, 2017
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John Baron MP encourages schools to go sky high with national rocketry competition

MP says Basildon students could be the next generation of rocket scientists MP for Basildon and Billericay, John Baron is encouraging local schools to compete in the UK’s largest youth model rocket competition – The UK Rocketry Challenge. The UK Rocketry Challenge involves the design, build and launch of a model rocket with the...
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John Baron MP visits St Peter’s Primary School, Billericay

October 21, 2016
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John Baron MP visits St Peter’s Primary School, Billericay

MP meets the newspaper club students John Baron MP addressed the after school newspaper club at St Peter’s Primary School in Billericay where he answered questions tabled by 15 students from the club. The club are hoping to publish their own newspaper by the end of this year as their current entries appear on...
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John Baron MP visits The Phoenix Primary School, Laindon

October 10, 2016
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John Baron MP visits The Phoenix Primary School, Laindon

MP answers questions by year 5 & 6 students John Baron MP visited The Phoenix Primary School and Nursery in Leinster Road, Laindon at the invitation of the year 5 & 6 Junior Governing body, to answer various questions about his job as a Member of Parliament. John said: “It was a broad and...
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John Baron MP welcomes Prime Minister’s school reforms

September 9, 2016
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MP attends Prime Minister’s major policy speech in London This morning John Baron MP was in the audience for Prime Minister’s major policy speech on increasing selective school education, as a means of improving school standards and boosting social mobility. There has been a formal ban on founding new selective schools since 1998. John...
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John Baron MP congratulates James Hornsby School on reaching National Rocketry Final

June 2, 2016
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John Baron MP congratulates James Hornsby School on reaching National Rocketry Final

MP says Basildon students could be the next generation of rocket scientists John Baron MP congratulates local pupils from James Hornsby School on reaching the final of the UK Aerospace Youth Rocketry Challenge which took place at Stow Maries Aerodrome on Wednesday 25th May. Two teams from the school made it to the final...
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John Baron MP speaks to The Billericay School 6th Form students

April 29, 2016
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John Baron MP speaks to The Billericay School 6th Form students

MP answers questions on the EU and other topical subjects John Baron MP has addressed 6th Form students at The Billericay School, School Road, Billericay. John’s annual visit to the school is a Q&A format with various issues covered as part of the 6th Form General Studies programme. On this occasion, these included the...
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John Baron MP urges people to respond to Sure Start Children’s Centre consultation

March 17, 2016
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MP says have your say on future of centres Essex County Council is currently consulting on changes to Sure Start Children’s Centres in Essex. John Baron MP has today urged people to respond to the consultation to ensure their views are heard. The consultation runs from 15th February until 10th April. John said: “The...
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John Baron MP welcomes Mayflower School to Parliament

January 22, 2016
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John Baron MP welcomes Mayflower School to Parliament

MP takes questions from students John Baron MP met with a group of Year 9 and Year 10 students from Mayflower High School as part of their visit to Parliament. The group spent the day with Parliament’s Education service learning about how Parliament works and going on a tour of the Palace of Westminster....
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John Baron MP visits James Hornsby Students following their Paris success in the International Rocketry Final

August 3, 2015
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John Baron MP visits James Hornsby Students following their Paris success in the International Rocketry Final

MP to host team in Parliament John Baron MP has joined Teachers and Students at The James Hornsby School, Laindon to congratulate them on winning the UK leg of the National Rocketry Competition. The students then came second in the International Rocketry Fly-Off competition at the Paris Airshow, beating contenders from France amongst others....
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John Baron MP congratulates James Hornsby School on first place in National Rocketry Final

June 12, 2015
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John Baron MP congratulates James Hornsby School on first place in National Rocketry Final

MP says Basildon and Billericay students could be the next generation of rocket scientists John Baron MP has congratulated local pupils from James Hornsby School on winning the national final of the UK Aerospace Youth Rocketry Challenge which took place at Stow Maries Aerodrome in Essex last week. Two teams from James Hornsby School...
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