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OYC Meeting Minutes – 27/07/22

WELCOME The chairThe Youth Councillor who runs the meeting, heads up the organisation and has the casting vote. Or something to sit on but probably the first one on our site 🙂 More greeted all Youth Councillors OLDHAM PLAN There were booklets handed out with statistics and plans of what to do about them, including …

What Has Been Going On? (Q1 2022)

Hey there, I have noticed that there have not been any updates since the new Youth Councillor term began, therefore I have decided to give this summary. FIRST MEETING For the first meeting of 2022 (and the inauguration meeting for the newer Youth Councillors), we did games including 2 quizes, to help the new youth …

Youth Mayor Making – Hamra Hanif-Ali

Instead of a meeting, we had a Youth Mayor Making ceremony, for Hamra Hanif-Ali, the 13th Youth Mayor for Oldham. This occured in the Council Chambers at full capacity, with the following people in attendance: Hamra Hanif-Ali (Youth Mayor for the 2022/23 municipal year) Charlotte Clasby (ChairThe Youth Councillor who runs the meeting, heads up …

OYC Meeting Minutes – 15/06/22

WELCOME Youth councillors were greeted by the chairThe Youth Councillor who runs the meeting, heads up the organisation and has the casting vote. Or something to sit on but probably the first one on our site 🙂 More, and continued to do a unique ice breaker (which was chaotic). PUBLIC SPEAKING TRAINING We got into …

OYC Meeting Minutes – 01/06/22

Note: A meeting minute posted very late (on 15/06/22) WELCOME We did an ice breaker, where we got into groups and figured out common traits we had, changing groups each time and not re-using a trait. MAKE YOUR MARK In this section, Chris talked us through the Make Your MarkA Nationwide campaign, run by UK …

OYC Meeting Minutes – 18/05/22

Note: A meeting minute posted very late (on 15/06/22) WELCOME The chairThe Youth Councillor who runs the meeting, heads up the organisation and has the casting vote. Or something to sit on but probably the first one on our site 🙂 More did an ice breaker. STREET HARASSMENT CAMPAIGN The youth councillors had to write …

OYC Meeting Minutes – 04/05/22

Note: A meeting minute posted very late (on 15/06/22) EARLY BREAK A representative from Early Break came in for a consultationConsultation is when members of an organisation gather information/feedback from members of the public or group on a project or scheme. More from the youth councillors. This included: Asking how young people would ideally want …

OYC Meeting Minutes – 20/04/22

Note: A meeting minute posted very late (on 15/06/22) ICE BREAKERS The chairThe Youth Councillor who runs the meeting, heads up the organisation and has the casting vote. Or something to sit on but probably the first one on our site 🙂 More started off the meeting with an ice breaker where members of the …

Make Your Mark 2022

Here is this year’s Make Your MarkA Nationwide campaign, run by UK Youth parliament, that gathers information on what is important to the youth of the United Kingdom. More report.

Oldham Youth Council Election Results – 2022

Another Oldham Youth Elections is over and this post is to announce those who have been successful and will be invited to join us in the new term of office of 2022/24! Our elections are split into six districts, and young people can stand if they live, are educated, or work in Oldham. We elect …