Owen Temple

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Employment recovery patchy across North West Durham

by Owen Temple on 24 January, 2015

Unemployment figures are falling in Durham, and across the North West Durham constituency, by pretty much any measure you pick, but stubborn differences continue. Using the count of people on Job-seeker’s allowance unemployment¬†across the¬†constituency varies from 3.6% in Willington and Hunwick to 1.1% in Lanchester and Weardale. The overall figure for the constituency is 1.9% […]

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