‘Kids just don’t make things any more’

22 Oct 2017
Posted By: SG   |   Source: BBC News   |   URL: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/uk-englan

 

The British Woodworking Federation (BWF) is concerned about the lack of school leavers keen to develop their creative skills, and is urging schools to encourage school leavers to learn a trade. Launching a campaign called ‘Wow I Made That’, the BWF says that 36% of businesses in the West Midlands are struggling to recruit skilled woodworkers.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/uk-england-hereford-worcester-41595235/woodwork-skills-shortage-prompts-recruitment-campaign

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