The Practical Democracy Podcast

Young People & Local Democracy (Featuring Jackie Weaver)

March 25, 2021 Delib | Jackie Weaver, Hattie Andrews & Bec Rumbul Season 2 Episode 1
The Practical Democracy Podcast
Young People & Local Democracy (Featuring Jackie Weaver)
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The Practical Democracy Podcast
Young People & Local Democracy (Featuring Jackie Weaver)
Mar 25, 2021 Season 2 Episode 1
Delib | Jackie Weaver, Hattie Andrews & Bec Rumbul

We host a discussion between Jackie Weaver chief executive of the Cheshire Association of Local Councils, Dr Rebecca Rumbul, head of research at My Society and Hattie Andrews, the director and founder of The Politics Project about why it’s important for more young people to get involved with local democracy.
 
Highlights include; Jackie’s new found fame as a result of that Handforth Parish Council meeting, the difference between a handle and a hashtag, the barriers of bureaucratic terminology and where young people can make a significant difference.

Show Notes

We host a discussion between Jackie Weaver chief executive of the Cheshire Association of Local Councils, Dr Rebecca Rumbul, head of research at My Society and Hattie Andrews, the director and founder of The Politics Project about why it’s important for more young people to get involved with local democracy.
 
Highlights include; Jackie’s new found fame as a result of that Handforth Parish Council meeting, the difference between a handle and a hashtag, the barriers of bureaucratic terminology and where young people can make a significant difference.