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  • 21st February 2019

    Member of Youth Parliament recognised with British Muslim Award

    By Rhammel Afflick

    Arqam-Al Hadeed, has been awarded a British Muslim Award for his work as Member of Youth Parliament for Leeds. The British Muslim Awards recognise a wide range of achievements from outstanding Muslim...

  • 25th January 2019

    UK Youth Parliament launch ‘Action Against Knife Crime’

    By Rhammel Afflick

    UK Youth Parliament have launched their campaign, ‘Action Against Knife Crime’, which calls for a significant reduction in knife crime across the UK. 1.1 million young people declared knife crime a top concern...

  • 18th January 2019

    Members of Youth Parliament recognised for powerful Commons speeches

    By Rhammel Afflick

    Three Members of Youth Parliament have been recognised for their powerful contributions to debates that took place in the House of Commons chamber on Friday 9th November 2018. Each Member...

  • 9th November 2018

    UK Youth Parliament to campaign on knife crime and votes at 16

    By Rhammel Afflick

    UK Youth Parliament has chosen to focus on lowering the voting age to 16 and knife crime in 2019. The decision came following the UK Youth Parliament’s tenth House of...

  • 5th November 2018

    UK Youth Parliament to debate top concerns in the Commons

    By Rhammel Afflick

    On Friday 9th November, Members of the Youth Parliament will debate topics as diverse as knife crime, votes at 16, and homelessness, as part of their annual session in the...