Record number of apprenticeships in Boston and Skegness

MP Mark Simmonds reveals apprenticeship record

MP Mark Simmonds reveals apprenticeship record

MP to Boston and Skegness, Mark Simmonds, has revealed that a record number of people have started apprenticeships in the area. Figures revealed that between August and October 2012, 340 people chose the vocational pathway.

The past financial year saw 910 people beginning apprenticeships in the area. The Conservative MP notes a rise of 78% compared to the last year of the previous government.

Simmonds said: “These record levels of apprenticeships are fantastic news for our country, for Boston and Skegness, and most of all for the people whose lives are being transformed by the opportunities they offer.”