History Curriculum: Black History

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 6:07 pm on 8th September 2020.

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Photo of Helen Hayes Helen Hayes Shadow Minister (Cabinet Office) 6:07 pm, 8th September 2020

I am grateful to the Minister for giving way again. I just want to ask him, as I asked Theresa Villiers, whether he will meet a group of young people from my constituency who are campaigning on this issue and are desperately keen to have a conversation with him about their own experiences and why this is so important. They want every young person in this country to be proud of the contribution that their communities of heritage played in the history of this country, but that content is so often absent. Will he meet them?