UK laws vary on alcohol, marrying and sexting
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Age limits on drinking, having sex, getting married and being arrested

Young people get a number of personal freedoms when they turn 16 in some parts of the UK, but they may have to wait another 24 months to gain other rights.

Some people may be confused how rules on drinking and buying alcohol, having sex, getting married, and the age of criminal responsibility vary in different parts of the UK, as Jenny Kumah reports for the Daily Politics.

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