Trainee with the Prince's Trust, Farrah Begum
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Youth unemployment at record high since 1992

UK unemployment rose by 27,000 in the three months to the end of January to 2.53 million, the highest since 1994.

The unemployment rate for 18-24 year olds was also at an all-time high at 18.3%

Razia Iqbal reports from Birmingham on the plight of some young people who have struggled to find work.

  • 16 Mar 2011
  • From the section UK
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