Posts Tagged ‘youth unemployment’

  • Alex MP encourages schools and employers to get involved with ‘Inspiring the Future’

    March 19th, 2012 | News, Youth News | Stockton North Labour Team | Comments Off on Alex MP encourages schools and employers to get involved with ‘Inspiring the Future’

    Local MP Alex Cunningham is encouraging schools and employers in his Stockton North constituency to register with the new free service ‘Inspiring the Future’ which is designed to help young people get access to career talks and advice from a wide variety of professionals, and aims to give state schools the same easy access to […]

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  • Alex MP challenges Government over shameful inaction on youth unemployment in Stockton

    Alex MP challenges Government over shameful inaction on youth unemployment in Stockton

    March 6th, 2012 | News, Youth News | Stockton North Labour Team | Comments Off on Alex MP challenges Government over shameful inaction on youth unemployment in Stockton

    Stockton North MP Alex Cunningham has challenged the Tory- led Government in the House of Commons over their lack of action to tackle record numbers of unemployed young people in his constituency. Alex, quoting a recent report which identified Stockton Borough as a youth unemployment ‘hotspot’ due to the proportion of its young people claiming […]

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  • Alex MP demands immediate action as Stockton named as youth unemployment ‘hotspot’

    Alex MP demands immediate action as Stockton named as youth unemployment ‘hotspot’

    February 14th, 2012 | News, Youth News | Stockton North Labour Team | Comments Off on Alex MP demands immediate action as Stockton named as youth unemployment ‘hotspot’

    Stockton North MP Alex Cunningham has demanded urgent action after research has shown that youth unemployment has reached crisis levels in the Stockton Borough, with the borough named as a ‘hotspot’ due to the proportion of its young people claiming Jobseekers Allowance reaching double the national average. A report published by the ACEVO, the Association […]

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  • Long term youth unemployment is a disgrace

    January 18th, 2012 | News | Stockton North Labour Team | Comments Off on Long term youth unemployment is a disgrace

    Local MP Alex Cunningham has today demanded action following another shocking rise in long term youth unemployment in Stockton North, demonstrating that the Tory-led Government’s economic policies are hurting but not working. New figures released today show that in the last 12 months there has been an appalling 93% rise in people aged 18-24 on […]

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  • Government failing to act on record levels of unemployment

    December 15th, 2011 | News | Stockton North Labour Team | Comments Off on Government failing to act on record levels of unemployment

    Local MP Alex Cunningham challenged the government over its failure to halt the devastating rise in unemployment, with new figures showing that the numbers of those out of work has reached its highest level since 1994, and youth unemployment has exceeded the one million mark- figures not seen since comparable records began in 1992. In […]

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