Youth council nominations due in

Young people in Derbyshire have until next week to nominate themselves for election in the big vote for the Derbyshire Youth Council.

The election, run by Derbyshire County Council, is open to students from Derbyshire secondary and special schools and colleges in the county.

Youth council members get involved with decision-making and have their say about issues that affect young people and children.

Nomination forms are available in all Derbyshire secondary schools and can also be downloaded at They must be made by February 10.