Today the UK Youth Parliament will start their annual debate in the House of Commons, opening with a special speech on the Centenary of the First World War.

This morning, members of the UK Youth Parliament will be debating votes at 16, homelessness, and equal pay for equal work. This afternoon, they’ll be talking about mental health and knife crime.

The UK Youth Parliament provides opportunities for 11-18 year olds to use their elected voice to bring about social change through meaningful representation and campaigning.

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