OYC Meeting Minutes – 06/12/17

WELCOME Apologies:- Jasmine R., Khadija A., Roshni P., Isabelle A., Joe H., Tasmeen K., Afsana K., Jade C. Amber started off the meeting with the ‘Guess the Councillor’ game. OLDHAM YOUTH COUNCIL ELECTIONS Youth CouncilContinue reading

OYC Meeting Minutes – 22/11/17

WELCOME Apologies :- Jade C., Shariq A., Melissa D., Brendan G., Afsana K., Sarah N., Joe H., Nayema K. Amber started off the meeting with the ‘Guess the Councillor’ Ice Breaker. HATE AWARENESS AND CHALLENGEContinue reading

Make Your Mark 2017

Every year the United Kingdom Youth ParliamentThe Parliament Organisation for MYPs and DMYPs. The UKYP is known for the yearly debate in the Houses of Parliament, in which MYPs attend to debate the top 5 issues, that were voted onContinue reading

Call for candidates

Are you aged 11-21? Do you live, work or go to school/college in Oldham? Here’s 5 reasons why you should stand in our elections

A week ago we learnt a new word…

filibuster verb [ I or T ] /ˈfɪl.ɪ.bʌs.tər/ to make a long speech in order to delay or prevent a new law being made Available from: https://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/filibuster We also lost a little bit of faith inContinue reading

OYC Meeting Minutes 08/11/17

WELCOME Apologies:- Nathan R., Branden G., Katie R., Eden W., Khadija A., Amber started off the meeting with the ‘Guess the Councillor’ Game. TAMESIDE, OLDHAM AND GLOSSOP (TOG) MIND Nicola from TOG Mind to talkContinue reading

Private Members Bill No.9

Votes as 16 has been a strong subject expressed by the Youth in Oldham, and in England. Allowing 16 and 17 year olds to vote in general elections, private members billA bill that is wonContinue reading

OYC Meeting Minutes 25/10/17

WELCOME Apologies :- Afsana K., Joe H., Nazmul I., Alex R., Roshni P. Amber started off the meeting with the ‘Guess the Councillor’ ice breaker. KOOTH.COM Claire came into the Youth Council to talk aboutContinue reading