Preston Youth Council Meeting

(December 05, 2012)

Mark recently met with representatives from Preston’s Youth Council to discuss issues affecting young people across the city such as anti social behaviour as well as how to engage young people in the political process.

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Votes for 16 year olds and better political education in high school were offered as ideas to improve young people participation.

Mark said: “The quality of the debate was higher than that sometimes in the House of Commons! On a serious note we as politicians must do everything we can to support young people in our community and Preston youth council is a great voice for young people in Preston.”

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