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GENERAL ELECTION: YOUNG PEOPLE MUST BE HEARD

The British Youth Council is calling on parties and politicians across the country to talk to young people not about them.

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Read more +10 August 2017 By Rhammel Afflick in News

Young people across the UK called to make their mark.

UK Youth Parliament is launching, ‘Make Your Mark’, the UK’s largest survey of young people’s views. For the seventh time in history, young people aged 11-18 are being invited to take part in the ballot to shortlist what is debated in the House of Commons by Members of Youth Parliament later this year. The annual

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Read more +15 August 2017 By Jess Simonds in Blogs

Four months on the other side of international representation

As a UK Young Ambassador representing Wales back in 2010, I was given the opportunity to represent young people in the UK at international conferences that required representation of young people. Upon reflection, and throughout the experience of two academic degrees, this has been the opportunity that provided me with the best experience of practical

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Liam Preston

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“The British Youth Council radically changed my career and life path. I had no idea what I wanted to do. But by volunteering with the charity, and seeing how it shapes young people's lives I now know I want to have my own career doing something similar”.
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