Sixty-six senior school students from across Bournemouth will meet at the Town Hall and take part in two debates with the support and participation of local and national politicians. The event content is designed and delivered by experts including Jim Attridge of Winton and Glenmoor Schools, Barry Bonds of Bournemouth School and members of the Bournemouth Council Democratic Services and Youth Services Teams.
On the day, the event will be supported and attended by Conor Burns MP, Tobias Ellwood MP, Lord Whitty, Cllrs Kelly, Crawford, Greene, Mayne and Wakefield. All politicians will take part in debates on an equal footing to the students with a vote concluding each topic. Proceedings will be chaired by the current Mayor of Bournemouth, Cllr John Adams.