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New Parliament meets for the first time 26/11/02

introduction71 young people from all over Highland met at Drumnadrochit from Friday 22nd Sunday 24th November 2002. Workshops were held throughout the weekend covering various topics including; decision making skills, being a representative, getting your voice heard. banners workshopThe priorities for the next two years will be transport, youth facilities, environment, youth culture, health and education. An Executive Committee were elected the successful candidates were

Annie Mackay - Caithness Youth Forum
Anson Mackay - Sutherland Youth Forum
Carrie Gordon - Sutherland Youth Forum
Neil Mackay - Golspie High School
Neil Campbell - Alness Academy
Tom Pennick - Tain Royal Academy
George Shannon - Grantown Grammar School
Marie Mackay - Portree High School
Kelly Ross - Portree High School
Sunny Moodie - Dingwall Academy
Graham Finlayson - Millburn Academy

Workshop groupThe first meeting of the executive will take place on 13th-15th December. The group will be joined by some young people from Porsgrunn, Norway who are visiting the Highlands to share their experiences of youth participation.

Drumnadrochit picture gallery


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