Blackpool Youth Council

Youth representation for the young people of Blackpool

We ensure that every young person, aged 11 to 18, no matter their ethnic or social background can have their voice heard; allowing young people to have the opportunity to have their say and make informed decisions on key issues affecting them.

What We Do

Give Young People a Voice

We ensure that young people, aged 11 to 18, no matter their ethnic or social background can have their voice heard; allowing young people to have the opportunity to have their say and make informed decisions on key issues affecting them

Participation

Encouraging young people to involve themselves in the Blackpool community and make a positive change

When Do We Meet?

We meet every Monday, 5.30pm-7.30pm at URPotential Offices, 296 Central Drive, Blackpool, FY1 5JW

Make Your Mark 2019

6,213

Blackpool young people voted in the Make Your Mark campaign, on issues that affected them.

51.2%

Turnout percentage for the UK issue vote on the ballot, with Protect the Environment coming out top in Blackpool.

50.9%

Turnout percentage for the devolved issue vote on the ballot, with Mental Health coming top in Blackpool

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