Loreto student elected to Parliament

A student from Loreto College Coleraine has been elected to represent the young people of the East Londonderry constituency in the UK Youth Parliament and the Northern Ireland Youth Congress.

Tiarnach Kelly, who is currently in Year 12 thanked her voters, Tiarnach said, “After being involved with youth clubs, summer schemes, leadership training, and events with the Youth Forum, I have experience of working with all kinds of different people in the area. I believe that I can represent the views of my peers in matters pertaining to young people in my local area. I strongly believe that young people should be given a voice and the opportunity to be heard.”