A YOUNG politician is makeing a trip to pick up a few tips.

Grant Hollis, Sunderland's member of the youth parliament (MYP), will be in Darlington today to meet Darlington's MYP, Kevin Nicholson. The pair will visit the town hall where Grant will meet the town's mayor, Stella Robson.

They will visit Carmel RC Technology College and Gurney Pease Primary School where they will be questioned by children on the school councils.