Last week MP Julie Morgan's Private Member Bill on reducing the legal voting age to 16 was submitted. The bill was debated in the House of Commons on Friday and received coverage in local newspapers, BBC online, and on the radio.
This weekend (Sat - Sun, 14-15th June) the Campaign Against Climate Change is hosting an International Climate Forum. Speakers include Young Greens Male Co-Chair Andy Birkby, who will be addressing participants on youth campaigning and the importance of engaging with the political system.
Are you looking for a good way to spend the summer? Help make history - help elect Britain’s first Green MPs
We are looking for students to work over the summer in our three target parliamentary constituencies of Brighton Pavilion, Lewisham Deptford and Norwich South and to help get Caroline Lucas, Darren Johnson and Adrian Ramsay into Parliament.
On May 30th, the removal directions set for Sunday 1st June were cancelled following an application to the High Court in London seeking a judicial review of the decisions of the Home Office.
On Wednesday 14th May Hicham Yezza was arrested under the Terrorism Act and held without charge for six days. On release he was immediately re-arrested under immigration legislation and charged with offences relating to his immigration status. He was quickly moved to Colnbrook Immigration Removal Centre where he faces deportation to Algeria on Sunday 1st June.