April 2012

18 April 2012

Nottingham North 9th worst for unemployment, says MP

Nottingham North MP Graham Allen says, “In my constituency we now have 5,538 unemployed people claiming job seekers’ allowance. This figure has risen by 723 over the past year as more and more people have lost their jobs. There are still more than a million young people out of work, more women unemployed than since 1987 and, as a result, an increasing benefits bill. This is an issue that needs to be tackled.” Read more >