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How to get a 100%, A* EPQ mark – some tips

My best advice is to reverse-engineer the whole exercise. Remember, the EPQ is not about your project itself, but about the process of planning and executing it.

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Beds, Scientific Instruments and more: a few new websites

A few websites I feel obliged to recommend to you, mainly because I had a hand in making them: Slumbers Bed Shop in Colchester, “Sam for Queen Edith’s” and Cecil Instrumentation Services.

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Seriously? Meme

Heidi Allen MP in the House of Commons, 2 November 2017. In response to some right-winger making some typically appalling comment.

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General Election Football Analogy

I once tried to explain the parliamentary electoral system to a teenage relative in footballing terms. It’s not a perfect analogy, but it’s a lot more perfect than the way we choose our government.

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How to organise a local council hustings event

Here’s how we organised a local council election hustings event in 2016. I hope it might inspire you to do the same, wherever you live.

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How should an MP vote?

At some stage in the months to come, MPs are going to be asked to vote on legislation to allow the UK to leave the EU. How should they vote? In the case of our two local MPs, I would hope the fight will continue.