Scottish referendum

4 Dec 2015

It's time 16 and 17 year olds got the vote

Last month saw a big victory for campaigners for a fairer franchise: the House of Lords supported giving 16 and 17-year-olds a vote in the EU referendum. Votes at 16 is now in the Bill. But this Tuesday, MPs will decide whether to keep it in there or remove that right. We are strongly urging them not to remove the right for 16 and 17-year-olds to have a say. Why? In addition to some of the well […]