Interactive consultancy Getfrank has this week launched its Internet game aimed at tackling the political apathy of the young. ‘Having a Mayor’, commissioned by Middlesbrough Council, allows people to play at being mayor, setting taxes and making decisions on problems from crime to teenage pregnancy. It can be seen at www.middlesbrough.gov.uk.
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