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Jobless figures ‘not showing full extent of crisis’

Image copyright Getty Images The way the UK reports unemployment may not reflect the “true scale of joblessness”, says a think tank. Unemployment rose by 34,000 in April to reach 1.3 million, according to the Office for National Statistics (ONS). But the Resolution Foundation argues that the 23% drop in average hours worked between early March and late April is… Read more →

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