G12 Extended Essay Topic Catches The Attention of The Mayor of London!

“Thank you for your email...which I read with great interest.” - Sadiq Kahn, Mayor of London

Following the completion of her IB Extended Essay on London’s Santander Cycle Scheme, Rachel in G12 decided to email the Mayor of London, Sadiq Kahn with her ideas and findings.

Rachel was delighted to discover that Kahn had taken the time to read her suggestions and write back, complimenting her on how interesting he found them. Kahn also mentioned in his reply that he had forwarded the email to Duncan Robertson, Service Development Manager for Santander Cycles at Transport for London for review and consideration. 

Rachel’s Extended Essay Supervisor was thrilled by the news that Kahn took an interest in Rachel’s ideas:

“I am really pleased that Rachel's work has caught the attention of the Mayor of London. Rachel worked very hard on her essay. It is exciting to think that her research may have a real impact on our local community.” - Claire Rose, Extended Essay Advisor