Tag Archives : UK youth parliament

Plymouth young people elect their youth parliament representatives

Plymouth’s young people turned out in force at the weekend to vote in the city’s UK Youth Parliament elections. A total of 6417 young people voted, which is a 24 per cent increase from last year and the highest ever number of voters in a Plymouth UK Youth Parliament election. Plymouth’s new Members of Youth Parliament […]

Plymouth’s UKYP members debate in parliament

Three Plymouth UK Youth Parliament members joined 300 other young people between the ages of 11 to 18 in a debate in the House of Commons chamber on Friday 11 November. The annual event, which is chaired by the Speaker of the House of Commons, The Right Honourable John Bercow MP, gives young people a […]

Plymouth’s Youth Parliament to take part in UK’s largest youth consultation

Plymouth’s Youth Parliament and Youth Cabinet are taking part in the annual Make Your Mark ballot, the largest consultation of young people in the country. In a ballot beginning 12 August and running till 7 October, young people across the country will be asked what issues matter most to them, in order to determine what […]

Plymouth’s young people urged to stand for the UKYP election

Young people across Plymouth are being encouraged to get involved in the 2016 UK Youth Parliament (UKYP) Elections, which take place from Saturday 23 January to Saturday 30 January.  Plymouth’s young residents, aged 11 to 18 years, have until Friday 13 November to register their candidateship for the UKYP Elections. Four positions will be up […]