Jobless totals for North West & Wales

The latest unemployment figures show fewer people are out of work in the North West while figures for Wales are the same.

Across the UK more than a quarter of workers are now part-time which is the highest level ever.

Overall unemployment fell by 34,000 in the three months to May.

In the North West the number of people out of work fell by 5,000 while in Wales the figures are the same as last month with 131,000 people unemployed.

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