Category: OYC Business

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


Every 6 weeks, a motivated and dedicated group of young people from the 23 regions of the North West, aged 11-18, meet at an event named YouthforiaAn organisation in which youth councillors from the NorthContinue reading

physical bullying poster 2016

Anti-Bullying Week 2016

November 14th to November 18th marks Anti-Bullying Week 2016.  Oldham Youth Council have decided to relaunch its social media campaign from last year using the hard hitting photos and inspirational quotes. Last year we tookContinue reading

Amber Powell

Vice Chair Elections

With T.Jay becoming Youth Mayor he leaves his role of Oldham Youth Council ChairThe Youth Councillor who runs the meeting, heads up the organisation and has the casting vote. Or something to sit on but probablyContinue reading

Youth Mayor Making

On 29th June 2016 Saskia Edwards-Korolczuk officially handed over the Youth Mayor reigns to T.Turner.  Saskia has done and amazing job over the last 12 months and will be remembered fondly by children, young peopleContinue reading

Co-operative Oldham Fund

One of the many panels Youth Councillors sit on as part of the Oldham Youth Council is the Co-operative Oldham Fund which awards money to community groups, voluntary organisations, registered charities and community interest companiesContinue reading


Mariam Waseem discusses the work going on for the “Inter-cultural Dimension for European Active Citizenship” (IDEA-C).