Devon teenagers least likely to go to university

Owl says: And with the new cuts to school funding in a county that is already under-resourced they may soon become the least able to go to university too.

“Around 25 per cent of young people in Exeter, Torbay and Plymouth Moor View will apply to go to university, way below the average of 55 per cent. – and the top ranking of 70.3 per cent.” …

http://www.exeterexpressandecho.co.uk/devon-young-people-among-least-likely-in-the-country-to-go-to-university/story-30143282-detail/story.html

Still, pretty sure our LEP is on the case. What? It’s concentrating on jobs in the nuclear industry up in Somerset?

Oh well, never mind kids, plenty of jobs waiting table for minimum wage – at least in summer.