Welsh Assembly extends voting rights to 16- and 17-year-olds

Fiona Simpson
Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Sixteen- and 17-year-olds will be able to vote in the Welsh Assembly election in 2021 after members passed a groundbreaking bill.

It is the first time the voting age has been lowered since 1959 Picture: Adobe Stock
It is the first time the voting age has been lowered since 1959 Picture: Adobe Stock

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