Now, for many young people finding a job after leaving school or college is a tough proposition. But imagine the additional barriers for those who are disabled.
We've been talking to Tommy Gundry from Liskeard who has made it his mission to tackle those barriers - and make local employers recognise that disabled workers are as good as anyone else.
He enlisted the help of Fixers - the campaign that gives young people a voice - to make his point.
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Watch out for some dense fog patches tonight. Tomorrow will be cloudy and breezy but it'll be warmer than of late.
Watch out for some dense fog tonight. Tomorrow will be cloudy and breezy but milder.
The director of the yachting management firm for the Cheeki Rafiki has entered a plea of not guilty to the manslaughter of the yacht's crew