From the Ballot Box to the Front Bench: How UK Youth Parliament Is Reshaping UK Democracy

Freya Pigott | Posted 12.11.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Freya Pigott

Friday's event will be a real eye opener for many, introducing them to the work of the UK Youth Parliament and showing them the platform we have created. For the young people across the UK it will show them just how much their voices matter, and how desperate we are for them to be heard. But most of it all it's vital for democracy in the UK. When such a large portion of the population often go unnoticed, it's time we stood up for them.

'We're Not Lazy Or Apathetic'

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 20.12.2012 | UK Universities & Education

On Friday, the House of Commons will be swarming with young people breaking the stereotypes of "today's lost youth" as they debate key issues in front...