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UK 'accepts' youth unemployment

The number of people out of work is expected to rise again when the latest unemployment figures are released by the Office for National Statistics. Reporter Jack Izzard interviews people who have been made redundant about the impact it has had on their lives.

Danny Dorling, professor of human geography at the University of Sheffield, and Lord Layard, emeritus professor at the London School of Economics, discuss the current jobless rate in the UK.


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