UK

Was This The Young People's General Election?

'Young people have turned around and said: Right, this is our future, our votes matter.'

09/06/2017 17:58 BST

We have yet to see a breakdown of the voting demographic, however some young people are already claiming the 2017 election as theirs.

We spoke to 18 to 25 year olds who were voting for the first time, and found out what galvanised them to step up to the ballot box.