News

  • 11th August 2017

    Young people across the UK called to make their mark.

    By Rhammel Afflick

    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...

  • 30th July 2017

    UK Youth Parliament creates a new vision for a better world.

    By Rhammel Afflick

    This weekend over 250 Members of Youth Parliament from across the UK met in Liverpool for the UK Youth Parliament’s 17th Annual Sitting to debate new policies and campaigns for...

  • 17th July 2017

    MPs continue support for UK Youth Parliament’s use of Commons chamber

    By Rhammel Afflick

    Members of Parliament have voted to continue their support for the UK Youth Parliament’s use of the House of Commons chamber. The motion, which was tabled by Rt Hon Andrea Leadsom MP,...

  • 9th March 2017

    UK Youth Parliament programme paused in Northern Ireland

    By Rhammel Afflick

    We have made the very reluctant decision to pause UK Youth Parliament programme in Northern Ireland, while we seek sustainable funding. This will mean we will not run elections for...

  • 2nd March 2017

    Compulsory sex education in all schools welcome

    By Rhammel Afflick

    Justine Greening, Secretary of State for Education, has announced plans for the Government to introduce legislation that will see every child from the age of 4 taught sex education. Following...