#ITVSchoolDebate - the first-time vote voice

Students and first-time voters from across the Midlands have taken part in a special ITV Election Debate programme. They've been discussing why voting levels are so low among their age group, and choosing their main topics for a Youth Manifesto.

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#ITVSchoolDebate - The Prime Minister's reaction

The Prime Minister David Cameron was live in the ITV News Central studio last night. He saw clips from our big ITV School Debate programme, and said the students made "very good comments". Click below to hear his reaction to their stance on youth disengagement with politics and more.

#ITVSchoolDebate: Video of the full debate

ITV News Central held a special Election School Debate, featuring around 40 students from across the East and West Midlands.

You can watch the debate in full below:

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#ITVSchoolDebate - What you think!

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#ITVSchoolDebate team: Presenter and Director's views

There's a special edition of ITV News Central at 6pm tonight - we've got our Election School Debate programme, where we hear the views of around 40 students from across the East and West Midlands, on the Election issues that matter to them.

It's a big production for our teams - here's our Presenter Sameena Ali-Khan and Director Laura Craig looking ahead to the big debate.

#ITVSchoolDebate: Crews and Sound teams

There's a special edition of ITV News Central at 6pm tonight - we've got our Election School Debate programme, where we hear the views of around 40 students from across the East and West Midlands, on the Election issues that matter to them.

It's a big production for our teams - here's our crews Leon Troth, Pat Fenelon and Paul Rudge discussing their roles, followed by Sound Supervisor Ian Glen.

#ITVSchoolDebate - the team: Producer and Lighting

ITV News Central teams have been out on location for the big Election School Debate, featuring around 40 students from across the East and West Midlands. Hear more here from the debate Producer Tejinder Kaur, and Lighting Director Ray Lehky.

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