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Joblessness total falling in district

UNEMPLOYMENT in the Canterbury district is falling, according to the latest figures released by the Office for National Statistics. They showed that 1,139 people were claiming Jobseeker’s Allowance (JSA) in the district, a decrease of 0.7 per cent on last year. There was, however, a slight rise on last month, although Debbie McIntosh, work services manager at Herne Bay Jobcentre, …

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Canterbury district jobless total falls over past year

Good news on the jobs front Comments (0) UNEMPLOYMENT in the Canterbury district is falling, according to figures released today by the Office for National Statistics today. They showed that 1,139 people were claiming Jobseeker’s Allowance (JSA) in the district, a decrease of 0.7 per cent on last year. There was, however, a slight rise on last month, although Debbie McIntosh, …

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Jobs statistics not whole story

Your article headlined Hundreds Off The Dole Queue (Herne Bay Gazette, January 29) reads like a press release from Tory Central Office. Unemployment, as measured by the numbers claiming Job Seekers Allowance, is falling and things are going well. However, as reported by the Institute for Fiscal Studies, it is also true that real average weekly earnings are falling and …

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