Children from across Coventry will be given the chance to learn about the history of voting, democracy and registering to vote with a series of activities from Monday 2 July to Friday 6 July.
Our elections team have joined forces with Councillors and staff members to recreate a protest scene from 100 years ago in order to encourage today’s young women to register to vote.
With less than two weeks to go until the deadline to register to vote in the General Election, Coventry City Council is urging residents to make sure they are registered in time.
With a turnout of just under 30 per cent, the city voted for Labour’s Sion Simon in both the first and second preference counts.
Whoever wins the race to be West Midlands Mayor has pledged to back Coventry’s bid to be UK City of Culture in 2021 at the highest levels of government.