UK Unemployment Rises To 2.67 Million

Sky – UK unemployment has risen for the eighth month in a row to reach 2.67 million. New figures from the Office for National Statistics show the number of people out of work increased by 48,000 in the three months to December. It takes the jobless rate to 8.4%. It includes a 22,000 increase in youth unemployment, taking the number of 16 to 24 year-olds out of work to 1.04 million. Read Article