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Osborne: Growth figures 'significantly up'

George Osborne has delivering his latest assessment of the state of the economy in the Autumn Statement, announcing that growth forecasts for the upcoming years are "significantly up".

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Support for young people seeking apprenticeships

Jobseekers aged 18-21 will be required to start traineeships or work experience. Credit: Martin Rickett/PA Wire

Funding for Jobcentres to support 16 and 17-year-olds in finding apprenticeship or traineeship.

Requirement for job seekers aged 18 to 21 to start traineeship, work experience or community work after six months or lose their benefits.

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