Mayor launches 'Skills for Londoners'

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Mayor launches 'Skills for Londoners'

The Mayor of London has launched a new scheme to tackle youth unemployment and plug the skills gap in the capital's workforce.

£114 million is being invested in the cause, as well as the creation of a new construction academy.

Sadiq Kahn says the investment is vital to keeping London globally competitive in the wake of Brexit. 

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