The Voice of a Generation

VIDEO: Voice of a Generation

British Future has partnered with the Daily Mirror over the last 12 months to uncover the hopes and fears of young people in the lead-up to the 2015 general election. This is our film of the Voice of a Generation project.

Ellie, 19, tells us why young people should use their vote

Ellie, 19, tells us why young people should use their vote - and why it's politicians responsibility to encourage...

Voices of a Generation – Connie

Helen caught up with Connie, 17, from Barnsley while she was in London for British Future's Voice of a...

Voices of a Generation – George

While attending British Future's Voice of a Generation event in Westminster we spoke to George from London to find...

Why registering to vote is so important

With voter registration about to close, Helen Whitehouse, the Daily Mirror's Voice of a Generation reporter reminds young people...

“We can’t choose something different”

As part of the Voice of a Generation tour we were lucky enough to be able to speak with...

Voices of a Generation – Sarah

On her way over to British Future's event in Westminster Helen asked Sarah, 18, from Plymouth what she thought...

Voices of a Generation – Eilidh

After our event in Westminster we spoke to Eilidh, 18, about what politics means to her, and what she...

Voices of a Generation – Francesca and Alana

In the aftermath of the Scottish Independence Referendum everyone Helen met in Scotland was set on voting in the...

Voices of a Generation – Anita

On a sunny day in Southampton Helen spent some time at St. Mary's Football Stadium with a group of...

Voices of a Generation – Max

Max, 22, talks about university and his feelings on the current state of the jobs market

Voices of a Generation – Franny, Chineme and Eleni

We asked Franny, Chineme and Eleni what they thought about the idea of having compulsory political education in schools

Voices of a Generation – Montel

After our event in Parliament in which first-time voters from up and down the country got to meet various...

Voices of a Generation

While Helen was visiting the constituency of South Thanet, where Nigel Farage and Al Murray are standing as candidates,...

“Everyone forgets to talk to us about politics”

On the most southerly leg of the Voice of a Generation tour Helen reports on her time spent with...

“It’s like a big game really”

On the road again the Voice of a Generation tour was in Brighton. Famous for its pier, pebble beach,…

“I just want people to vote” says Al Murray – will young people listen?

"I just want people to vote," says 'pub landlord' and wannabe South Thanet MP Al Murray, at a press...

“Where does Nick Clegg live?”

Next stop on the Voice of a Generation tour was Sheffield, home of steel, The Full Monty and Nick...

Drew (left) and Thom (right) with Helen in Sheffield

When Helen met… The Above and Beyond Party

In Sheffield Helen met with Drew and Thom from the Above and Beyond Party. But what is it and...

“This is the first time someone has asked me about politics”

The Voice of a Generation tour kicked off in Barnsley, South Yorkshire, hometown of Helen, our 19-year-old Voice of...