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'Lost generation' fear for youth

Unemployment increased in Scotland over the past three months but are not quite as bad as the rest of the UK.

Recently released figures show youth employment remains a serious problem with thousands of young people looking for a job.

Youth unemployment is so high there are fears of a lost generation comparable to that of the 1980s.

BBC Newsnight Scotland's David Allison reports.

  • 13 Oct 2011