Poots, smart suits and following his roots!

Poots, smart suits and following his roots!

For the second interview in our “Young People in Politics” series, our reporter Tori Watson ventured up to the mighty house on the hill, better known as Stormont, where she interviewed 24 year old DUP Lisburn and Castlereagh Councillor, Luke Poots. It would almost be...
Gaza Solidarity Rally

Gaza Solidarity Rally

As Hamas have not sought to prolong the ceasefire in the Israel/Palestine conflict, citing that Israel have used previous ceasefires to prepare for more attacks, and as the death toll in Gaza has now exceeded 1,000, yesterday a march to the U.S. Consulate in Belfast...
Going for Gold in Glasgow

Going for Gold in Glasgow

In just over 30 days Glasgow will welcome 6500 athletes from 71 different countries, each seeking to snatch a gold, silver, or bronze medal in what some predict, will be one of the most memorable commonwealth games to date. In 2010 Northern Ireland secured 10 medals...
Are the youth UUP and coming?

Are the youth UUP and coming?

If you read the papers and believe what the surveys tell you, increasingly more people are being turned off by politics in Northern Ireland. In particular young people seem to be leading the way in terms of political apathy, with 50.3% of young people thinking that...