Here is a presentation I gave on 2nd March to sixth-form students, on the pros and cons of lowering the voting age for UK-wide elections to 16... Schools presentation on voting age (2nd Mar 2020)
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Earlier this month I spoke at a conference for sixth formers on the pros and cons of lowering the voting age. Other panellists included the local Labour MP and a representative of the Electoral Reform Society, both of whom argued in favour of voting at 16. In contrast, I believe we should stick at 18, … Continue reading Should the voting age be lowered to 16?