Author: Joseph Dewhurst

Our MYP on BBC Radio Manchester

You read right! Our very own Member of Youth Parliament (MYP) was interviewed on BBC Radio Manchester. Last week Anita Okunde, student at Kingsway Park High School and former Deputy Member of Youth Parliament, was interviewed by BBC in Rochdale Town Hall to discuss her plans, aims, and targets for the future. Go ahead and give it a listen. The radio clip of Anita Okunde (Rochdale Member of Youth Parliament) on BBC Radio Manchester She was introducted in such enthusiasm as it went onto them asking her about her manifesto. After disgussing briefly on knife crime and mental health;...

Read More

MakeYourMark Results!

This year, 6712 young people aged 11 – 18 from across the borough of Rochdale voted in the national Make Your Mark consultation!  The results have now been submitted to the UK Youth Parliament and the top 3 issues for young people in the Rochdale Borough are: Mental Health – mental health services should be improved with young people’s help; and should be available in schools. Put an End to Knife Crime – Too many people’s lives are lost to knife crime; the Government need to d youngo more to end the knife crime epidemic. Equal Pay for Equal Work – Give young people...

Read More

Our Twitter

%d bloggers like this: