To celebrate International Women’s Day, Tom Brake has announced a competition open to all girls in his constituency with the chance to win a tour around Westminster Palace.
The competition will be open to all girls in Carshalton and Wallington aged between 16 and 18 to accompany Tom and his team around the Palace of Westminster. The winners will be treated to lunch and afternoon tea and will get to experience a day in the life of an MP!
If you are a girl aged 16-18 and would like the chance to win, please submit your answer to the following question:
“How can we involve more women in politics?”
Your answer can be submitted on the competition page on Tom Brake’s website (http://www.tombrake.co.uk/international_womens_day) or via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Submissions will accepted up until the end of 27th of February and the winner will be announced on 3rd March.
Tom Brake commented:
“I’m a great supporter of events like International Women’s Day and I think it is hugely important to get fair and equal representation of women in our Parliament and government. I am happy to be able to do my part to encourage more women to enter politics”