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The rise of the silver apprentice

Five thousand people over the age of 50 are snapping up apprenticeships as they try to upgrade their skills and get new jobs.

The number of people in their 50s, 60s and 70s retraining in everything from retail to plumbing has doubled in the past two years.

Sangita Myska reports.

  • 06 Oct 2010
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