Lords debates workplace opportunities for young people
5 July 2019
On Thursday 4 July, members of the House of Lords debated the Apprenticeship Levy and the case for the effective delivery of workplace opportunities for young people.
Members taking part included the chair of the Higher Education Commission and a former spokesperson for business, innovation and skills.
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The debate was proposed by Lord Young of Norwood Green (Labour), former shadow spokesperson for business, innovation and skills.
Members taking part included:
- Baroness Garden of Frognal (Liberal Democrat), former spokesperson for business, innovation and skills
- Lord Layard (Labour), former member of the Modern Apprenticeship Advisory Committee
- Lord Norton of Louth (Conservative), chair of the Higher Education Commission
- Baroness Prashar (Crossbench), former trustee of the Camelot Foundation
Viscount Younger of Leckie (Conservative), spokesperson in the Department for Education, responded on behalf of the government.
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