15/02/2017 18:29 GMT

9 Amazing Pictures Of Politicians Meeting School Children

7. Ed Balls on the horn.

The internet lit up when Theresa May looked aghast as she met children in Copeland, Cumbria, and continued the grand tradition of incredible things happening when politicians go back to school.

  • 1 Theresa May's grimace
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  • 2 Ed Balls and Andy Burnham sharing a swing
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  • 3 Ed Miliband gets shade drinking tea
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  • 4 David Cameron receives a typical reaction
    Kirsty Wigglesworth/AP
  • 5 George Osborne claps a bouncing ball
    Darren Staples/PA Archive
  • 6 Jeremy Corbyn learns violin
    Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire
  • 7 Ed Balls on the horn
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  • 8 Gordon Brown absolutely loving a basic skills maths book
    Peter Jordan/PA Archive
  • 9 David Laws does a swear (maybe)
    Sean Kemp