Raising aspirations and tackling deprivation in King’s Lynn: Lessons from ‘Learning Catalysts’

11th August 2010.

Recognising  that the local economy was characterised by a high proportion of low-earning, low-skilled work with significant pockets of benefit dependancy, the Borough Council and Local Strategic Partnership identified low-skills and aspirations as the ‘biggest challenge facing Norfolk’. This Local Work looks at the local context, the development of the Learning Catalyst programme and the impact of the programme.