The latest unemployment figures show a rise of 1,000 people out of work in the East of England. The latest quarterly figure for the East of England stands at 203,000.
In the East Midlands, which includes Northamptonshire, the jobless total was 193,000 in the three months to May, that's up 3,000 on the previous quarter.
Unemployment in the East of England and the East Midlands has risen bucking the national downward trend.
The number of people unemployed in the East of England is still rising and going against the national downward trend.
Unemployment numbers in the East of England remained static bucking a national falling trend.