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Youth unemployment

Title
Youth unemployment
Genre
Interview; Documentary
TX Date
6 Jun 1981
Year of production
1981
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Duration
00:50:16
Description
Four-part programme on youth unemployment, presented by Tommy Boyd. Considers the prospects of 720,000 school leavers who are entering the employment market at a time of mass unemployment. Interviewees include 16 year-old Barry Ross; divisional careers officer Carolyn Heathcote; school leaver Kim Clark; Youth Opportunities Scheme regional operations manager Mike Finnemore; 16 year-old Dawn Baldwin; Trades Union Congress (TUC) deputy general secretary Ken Graham; 15 year-old Cherie Norval(?); Marks and Spencer training development manager Linda Aitken; printing trainee Malcolm Ross; teacher John Davies(?); 16 year-old Harvey Stilman. In two parts, divided by short break in audio.
Contributors
Ken Graham; Tommy Boyd; John Davies(?); Barry Ross; Carolyn Heathcote; Kim Clark; Mike Finnemore; Dawn Baldwin; Cherie Norval(?); Linda Aitken; Malcolm Ross; Harvey Stilman
Keywords
Trade unions; TUC; Unemployment; Youth; Unemployed; Apprenticeship; Youth unemployment

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