Future of the BBC – Select Committee Inquiry

BBC's Headquarters

The Culture, Media and Sport Select Committee at the House of Commons has got a team conducting an inquiry into the future of the BBC ahead of the Royal Charter. It will be connecting with young people, public, as well as going online to gather information for their work. The video presents the plans

Sex Workers Parliament and Criminalisation

John McDonnell Labour MP

Prostitution laws should they change? Sex workers crowded into a Select Committee at the House of Commons protesting proposals by MPs to decriminalise clients and pimps of sex workers

The Iron Lady UK’s 1st Female PM – People’s Review

The Iron Lady

Meryl Streep won an Oscar as well as a BAFTA for best actress in The Iron Lady. Brian Hayes reviews her role

YNUKtv Poll: EU Referendum UK In or Out?

EU Referendum In or Out

It’s said David Cameron suffered humiliation over appointment of Jean-Claude Juncker as next Euro Commission President. But he says he’s making progress on EU reform. The Prime Minister has already pledged a referendum after the next election. What should Britain do? Vote and give your view

Pubs Hub Of Community

Pubs - drink between friends

Over 10 years more than 1,000 pubs have been closed in London. That’s according to a new study by the Greater London Assembly. The Campaign For Real Ale is also concerned about survival of community pubs and is urging locals to check out their pubs because there’s a lot going on!

Hunger Petition in Parliament for Debate

Jacks Petition handed in to Parliament

The proposal calling for a debate in Parliament to investigate the causes of food bank use and hunger in the UK failed to win support. The call followed a petition by campaigner Jack Monroe who received 130,000 signatures which were handed to Labour MPs at House of Commons

EU Exit or Unite

EU Referendum In or Out

The PM has said there will be an in/out referendum on the UK’s future in the EU if the Conservatives win the next election. Speaking in London, David Cameron said he hoped to negotiate a new settlement with Europe.. Supporters of UKIP have been demanding for some time that a referendum be held to decide whether to stay or go

Videos That Made An Impact 2012

Videos Jubilee boats on river thames

Here are 5 videos chosen by YNUKtv for their impact on communities during 2012. Local news videos have been given the spotlight by many citizen journalists across the UK. The top item is from Portrush and tells the story of torchbearers

Progressive Women

Progressive Women for and against

Progressive women expected to play important role on May 5 the day the nation could change the voting system. AV is one of the most important political issues currently debated in the UK.

Political Olympics – London 2012

right image for Olympics

Neighbouring boroughs of London 2012 believe they’re being left out of the great Olympic Games. But Rushanara Ali, Labour MP for the area is determined not to let it happen.