Apprenticeships in butchery, childcare and hairdressing decline across the ACT

Finn McHugh
By Finn McHugh
October 23 2021 - 6:30pm
Jordo's Chop Shop butcher Tony Roberts. Finding young apprentices has been tough recently for Canberra butcheries. Picture: Elesa Kurtz

Canberrans have been warned local butchers are a "dying trade" after data showed a steep drop in apprenticeships.

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Finn McHugh

Finn McHugh

Federal Political Reporter

Finn McHugh has been federal political reporter for The Canberra Times since July 2021. He joined the Canberra Press Gallery in 2019 where he was executive producer of Sky News's AM Agenda, before joining NCA NewsWire as a federal political reporter. He has previously interned at the Kuwait Times.

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