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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 +08 December 2017 By Victoria Hayden Ward in News

Running for youth voice!

On Sunday, 3rd December, six supporters donned their Christmas outfits and took part in the Santa Run to raise vital funds for the British Youth Council. Despite the rain and cold, the atmosphere was cheerful and festive with a team of staff, friends and trustees there to cheer on the brave Santas! Lewis Adlington-Lee, Deputy

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Read more +05 December 2017 By Owen Schauerman in Blogs

My time at the British Youth Council: an experience I’ll never forget

If I were to sum up my experience as a Communications & Media Assistant at the British Youth Council in one word, I’d say it was busy – very busy! But my experience was equally exciting, inspiring and rewarding as it was busy. Not only were both the UK Youth Parliament at the House of

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YOUTH SELECT COMMITTEE LAUNCH REPORT ON BODY IMAGE

The British Youth Council’s Youth Select Committee has officially launch its report on body image and the impact it has on the wellbeing of children and young people.
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LIFESKILLS CREATED BY BARCLAYS

Lifeskills is a free employability programme which helps young people aged 11-24 build the skills they need to move forward in the 21st century workplace.
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Liam Preston

Former Chair of the British Youth Council
“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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