Hard hat to follow

11th May 2001 at 01:00
(Photograph) - Hard hat to follow: mortgage provider Birmingham Midshires has joined forces with Dudley College in the West Midlands, to offer local pupils a taste of construction. Ian Kerr,managing director of Birmingham Midshires, and pupil Leanne Dickens, aged 7, are pictured here on a Skills Sampling Day. Pupils learned how to build walls and construct bird-boxes

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