'It my generation’s future': the voteless young climate activists

Many activists who are too young to vote are working hard to get message across to those who canGeneral election latest - live newsAlthough school prevents him from campaigning as much as he would like, Hasan Patel has been spending every weekend...

'It my generation’s future': the voteless young climate activists

Many activists who are too young to vote are working hard to get message across to those who can

Although school prevents him from campaigning as much as he would like, Hasan Patel has been spending every weekend canvassing for Labour during the campaign.

This week he’s just finished his exams and is off door-knocking in Kensington, then Chingford and Woodford Green, both marginal seats and high on Labour’s list of priorities. At 16 years old, Patel can’t vote himself, so he’s keen to utilise his skills where they’ll be of most use.

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