Votes at 16

Type: Organization
Name: Votes at 16
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

Teenagers in biggest ever ballot of youth views

Y oung people in Cumbria are being encouraged to have their say in the biggest ever ballot of youth views in the UK.Make Your Mark – the Youth Parliament’s annual ballot – gives teenagers a chance to decide what is debated by their Members of Youth Parliament ... [Published Cumbria Crack - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 04 2014 - Updated Aug 04 2014 - 1 reports

MP sets up summer school in Rotherham

Rotherham MP Sarah Champion set up a summer school in the town to teach young people about the importance of politics.Building on her work on the ‘Votes at 16’ campaign, which calls for young people to be allowed to vote at the age of 16, she took a group ... [Published Sheffield Star - Aug 04 2014]
First reported Mar 20 2014 - Updated Mar 20 2014 - 1 reports

Votes at 16 - is the UK waking up to our young citizens?

Young people should be welcomed into the democratic system. This is an opportunity we should not pass up. Image: UK Parliament The next general election may be the last in which 16 and 17-year-olds cannot vote, after theannouncement that Labour ... [Published open Democracy News Analysis - - Mar 20 2014]

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Teenagers in biggest ever ballot of youth views [Published Cumbria Crack - Aug 13 2014]
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Votes at 16 - is the UK waking up to our young ... [Published open Democracy News Analysis - - Mar 20 2014]
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