Work woes for Dorset Asperger's sufferer


Asperger syndrome sufferer and graduate Martin Hedley fro Dorset says he has been unemployed for 10 years due to the condition.

He is among about 88% of people with the condition who are currently unemployed in Britain, according to the National Autistic Society.

The 44-year-old singer-songwriter from Weymouth has been out of work since he was diagnosed a decade ago.

After years of failing to find employment, Mr Hedley decided to set up his own community project to renovate an historic building in Weymouth.

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