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The life of a young carer

There are lots of young people across the UK who are carers for their parents.

It can be very difficult and many of these families are worried about possible cuts in benefits when the Budget is announced.

Pupils from Reddish Vale Technology College went to see what life is like for one carer who attends their school.

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