£22 million boost for young jobseekers

Lottery help for young unemployed Credit: PA

Lottery cash totalling £22 million has been announced to help young jobseekers in the Yorkshire and Humber region.

Sheffield Future partnership is to get just under £10 million to help local youngsters who have been unemployed or out of education for at least a year - and the Humber Learning Consortium has received more than five thousand two hundred pounds.

There is also an award of just under £7 million to Your Consortium in Leeds which helps young people in West Yorkshire find employment.