The Children in Care Council (CICC) currently meet monthly at Crofton Young People’s Centre. They are at the moment undertaking a consultation with all young people aged 7 -21 who are in care on issues to improve things for them. Some of the things discussed last night …..
Agbrigg Youth Club members have got stars in their eyes. Do you think we have the ‘X’ factor or be the next Britain’s Got Talent lol We loved our visit to The Hut, Catleford where we had a chance to use the music studio. Agbigg Youth Group Music Studio visit hut Feb 2016
The newly elected members for the Wakefield UK Youth Parliament met for their first meeting last night and it was files, folders and papers everywhere!! Great to see you all. Lots of exciting things to come so watch this space…
We are very pleased to announce that the results for the 2016 Wakefield UK Youth Parliament Election are:- The UKYP Member (East) – Daniel Britton The UKYP Deputy Member (East) – James Klaassen-White The UKYP Member (West) – Abigail Tandy The UKYP Deputy Member (West) – Joshua Batty There were 8 candidates standing in the election from […]
VOTING HAS NOW CLOSED FOR THE 2016 ELECTIONS There’s only 1 week left to vote for candidates in the UK Youth Parliament Elections. Voting closes at the end of the school day on Friday 29 January 2016. If you are aged 11 to 18 and attend a school in the Wakefield district then you are […]
The Youth Work Team’s Lead for Citizenship and 2 members of the Wakefield UK Youth Parliament (Morgan and Adam) have been to the House of Commons today to take part in the live debate on the issues that were voted for in the recent Make Your Mark Ballot. For more information Click Here
967,000 young people make their mark in UK Youth Parliament’s biggest ever mandate for House of Commons debates. The five issues that received the most votes in the ballot are: Living Wage. Everyone should be able to live comfortably. Everyone aged 16 or over should be paid at least the Living Wage of £7.85 per […]
Thank you to everyone in the Wakefield district for casting their vote! We received over 12,000 votes which is more than double what were cast last year so thank you very much for this. Your vote WILL make a difference. The results of the Wakefield district ballot are follows:- Keep an eye out for us announcing […]
The Count has begun…..
NOMINATIONS NOW CLOSED If so, you need to be between the ages of 11 – 17 (no older than 17 on 28 February 2018) and live in the Wakefield district. You will need to complete a “Candidate’s Consent to Nomination” form and then get 5 of your friends to sign the “Nomination Paper” – it’s […]