THE MAYOR of Thurrock visited St Clere’s school last week.
The mayor, cllr Steve Liddiard spent an hour with the Year 9 and 10 students at the Butts Lane school.
Topical issues such as libraries and the 374 bus route were high on their agenda.
The Mayor was impressed by the maturity and understanding of year 9 and 10 students. He said" These young people are the councillors of tomorrow. I would feel safe in their hands"