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Tuesday, 26 May 2015

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Minister at apprenticeship summit

SKILLS minister Matthew Hancock was guest of honour at an apprenticeships summit at Ponteland’s Kirkley Hall.

Mike Hancock

He faced a tough round of questions from employers and trainees on the controversial subject of apprenticeships.
Criticisms were voiced of some aspects of the Government’s current policy.
But Mr Hancock highlighted the strengths of a system becoming increasing popular in the current economic climate.
**Read the full story in this Friday’s Hexham Courant.