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Scouts Speak Up in 2013

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The Scout Speak Up Events were big for Scout Radio this year. We attended 3 events at each of the political party conferences at opposite ends of the country to get the views of young people in Scouting on issues that they told us were important to them. We also recorded live question and answer sessions, so our listeners could get a taste of the party conference events from the comfort of their home. First up was the Liberal Democrat Party Conference in Glasgow. Scout Radio met with a group of Scouts who attended the event and spoke to them about the questions they would be looking to ask the MP's in the panel debates. High on the agenda was tuition fees, with many of the Scouts we spoke to concerned that they wouldn't be able to afford going to university and that degrees now are perhap...