Huge congratulations to Illiana Anderson 8N, Matthew Austin 8U and Jamahl Godward 7N who have been elected to the Young Essex Assembly. They will represent the views and interests of young people from the mid-Essex area and could be picked to join the UK’s Youth Parliament. They were elected alongside 72 others from across Essex after a three-month campaign with 19,000 votes cast.
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Last Friday, Head Girl Chloe Stevens from Year 11 and Talia Stanley from Year 10 joined the 283 Members of the UK Youth Parliament aged between 11-18 taking part in a debate in the House of Commons chamber, chaired by the Speaker of the House of Commons Rt Hon John Bercow MP. This event marked the start of Parliament Week – an annual national awareness week which aims to build greater awareness, understanding and engagement with parliamentary democracy in the UK.