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Oldham scheme to get youths into training and jobs

14 June 2012 Last updated at 15:18 BST

Many firms think school and college leavers lack the skills they need for the workplace, a CBI report found this week, but there are projects to help young people into training and work.

Susana Mendonça reports from Oldham where businesswoman and FT columnist Heather McGregor runs a scheme that combines education and business.

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