BUDDING young movie-makers put on a star turn when they snapped up a local celeb for their new production.
Pupil from St Matthew’s CE Primary School in Preston have entered a special competition organised by the Houses of Parliament.
Entrants were tasked with marling a short film about an issue which interested them.
Year six pupils invited Preston MP Mark Hendrick into the New Hall Lane school for a grilling.
He was put under the spotlight a s the 10 and 11 year olds quizzed him about cyber bullying.
The MP said: “ It was a very interesting event.
“They were lovely children, really nice and the whole event went really well.”
He added: “They had done their research with a list of questions for me to answer. and it was filmed before an audience of parents.”
The questions ranged from Is cyber bullying a big issue to what measures were being taken by the Government to tackle the crime.
The MP said: “The children were very clued up and I talked through the various issues.
“I think this is a very important issue, particularly as all kids carry mobiles, or smartphones these days. “