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Rhondda valleys teens working and studying

Young people in the Rhondda valleys are more likely to be holding down jobs while studying, compared to youngsters elsewhere in the UK.

However they are less likely to attend university.

These are some of the findings revealed by a survey undertaken by local MP, Chris Bryant.

He says this snapshot proves that 16 to 18 year olds in his constituency are nothing like the stereotype of valleys teenagers.

Caroline Evans has more.

  • 22 Nov 2013
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