OFFICIAL YOUTH COUNCIL CANDIDATES - 11 October 2012
VOTE ONLINE HERE
Below is the final list of candidates standing for a seat on Newcastle Youth Council. Elections take place across the city from 15th to 18th October.
Newcastle WEST postcodes NE4, NE5, NE15 - Aaron NICHOLSON, Amaan NADEEM, Christopher DAVISON, Corben JONES, Courtney TODD, Elisha WATSON, Jack NEWTON, Liam BINNS, Luke WALSH, Reece JENSEN, Ryan RUDDY, Vanessa BOLA
Newcastle NORTH postcodes NE3, NE13 - Beth SOLOMON, Dominic WILLS, Farai JERAHUNI, Martyn STEEL, Sarah BONTOFT
Newcastle EAST postcodes NE6, NE7 - Amelia BARTLETT, Callum CORRIN, Cira MCCRORY, Daniel BELL, Emily MCGONAGLE, Emily RIDYARD, Katie COWIE, Michelle CICHYOVA, Neil KOTRE, Sofia MELNIK, Sujata SHRESTHA
Newcastle CENTRAL postcodes NE1, NE2 + Newcastle College students living outside Newcastle - Anna WORTHY, Emma BEATTIE, Jessica CRIPPS, Lachin RASUL, Lucy BENNETT, Mariam PAMSM-CONTEH, Matthew OTUBU, Simran LAJMI
Anyone aged 11-18 can vote in the Youth Council elections which take place across the city in schools, youth clubs, libraries and leisure centres next week from 15th to 18th October. Online voting will be available too. You vote for candidates in the area you live. For example, people living in areas with postcodes beginning NE4 will vote for candidates in Newcastle West.
Voting forms (or ballot papers as they are also called) will be colour-coded.
BLUE for young voters living in postcodes NE4, NE5 & NE15 (WEST).
GREEN for those in postcodes NE3 & NE13 (NORTH)
YELLOW for those in postcodes NE6 & NE7 (EAST)
PINK for those in postcodes NE1, NE2 and those at Newcastle College who don't live in Newcastle (CENTRAL)
Candidates stand in the area they live, except for those who working or studying in Newcastle but living outside city boundaries. Those candidates stand in the area they go to work or school. Newcastle College students living outside the city stand in Newcastle Central area.